The domain www.mediacodec.org is registered by proxy through GoDaddy.com, LLC. This domain has been known to host and distribute adware as well as other potentially unwanted software. The hosted servers are located in Saint Louis, Missouri within the United States which resides on the OR Interactive Ltd network.
Missouri, United States (US)
AS30083 SERVER4YOU - Hosting Solutions International, Inc.
Google Safe Browsing:
Detections (100% detected)
Adware.InstallCore.133, Adware.InstallCore.80, Adware.InstallCore.45, Adware.InstallCore.75
Win32/InstallCore.ES (variant), Win32/InstallCore.AZ (variant), Win32/InstallCore.CU (variant), Win32/InstallCore (variant)
Trend Micro House Call
TROJ_GEN.F47V1117, ADW_DEALPLY, TROJ_GEN.F47V0927
Downware.InstallCore, BScope.P2P-Worm.Palevo, Malware-Cryptor.InstallCore.9
Riskware/Vittalia, Riskware/InstallCore, Adware/Fam.NB
PUP.Installer.Clickrunsoftware.J, PUP.OpenCandy (M)
AhnLab V3 Security
Click run software
Win32/InstallCore.BY potentially unwanted application
The domain www.mediacodec.org has been seen to resolve to the following IP address.
February 2, 2014
File downloads found at URLs served by www.mediacodec.org.
“Home of Windows Essentials Codec Pack”
“Windows Essentials Codec Pack is the only codec pack you'll ever need to play all the movies, music and flash files that you download off the internet”
Statistics are for the previous month.