Optimum Installer  (via a Proxy Registrant)

Domain Information

This site is used as the exit page for an adware-based download and install manager. After a download manager such as Premium Installer/Adknowledge of Optimum Installer deploys its offers, it will redirect the user's web browser to this site to record the offer installs as well as display various advertisements for additional offerings (of more potentially unwanted software). The domain is registered by proxy through TUCOWS DOMAINS INC. and was originally registered in May of 2013. This domain has been seen distributing various forms of adware (some being very aggressive) directly or via bundled installations. The hosted servers are located in Kansas City, Missouri within the United States which resides on the Adknowledge, Inc. network. The domain is associated with the publisher Optimum Installer who is located in Kansas City, Missouri in the United States.

Server location:
Missouri, United States (US)

Create date:
Thursday, May 02, 2013

Expires date:
Monday, May 02, 2016

Updated date:
Saturday, August 08, 2015

AS32618 ADKNO-KC - Adknowledge, Inc.,US

Scanner detections:
Adware distribution

Scan engine

Reason Heuristics
PUP.Adknowledge.PremiumInstaller.Installer (M)

The domain has been seen to resolve to the following IP address.
November 22, 2013

File downloads found at URLs served by

Likes:  1
Shares:  4

Statistics above are for the previous month of October 2018.