Adknowledge  (via a Proxy Registrant)

Domain Information

This is a distribution host for a number of Adknowledge installers including (Fusion Installer, Wrap Installer, Premium Instal, Optimum Installer and many others). The installers are bundled download managers that include adware/ad-supported offers. The domain is registered by proxy through TUCOWS DOMAINS INC. and was originally registered in August of 2013. This domain has been known to host and distribute potentially unwanted software. The hosted servers are located in Belfast, Northern Ireland within United Kingdom which resides on the RIPE Network Coordination Centre network. The domain is associated with the publisher Adknowledge.

Server location:
Northern Ireland, United Kingdom (GB)

Create date:
Monday, August 12, 2013

Expires date:
Friday, August 12, 2016

Updated date:
Tuesday, August 11, 2015

Root domain:

Scanner detections:
Detections  (98% detected)

Scan engine

Reason Heuristics
PUP.Adknowledge.WARPINST.Bundler (M), PUP.Adknowledge.FusionIn.Bundler (M), PUP.AdKnowledge.Bundler.Meta (M), PUP.Adknowledge.PremiumI.Bundler (M), PUP.Adknowledge (M)

The domain has been seen to resolve to the following 7 IP addresses.
May 3, 2015
October 20, 2014
October 20, 2014
February 27, 2014
February 27, 2014

January 18, 2014

January 18, 2014

File downloads found at URLs served by

1 / 68      (Adware)  (fe7443dc5c7db276edb58326464fdaf9)

The following 236 files have been seen to comunicate with in live environments.

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