The domain www.windowsanswers.net registered by Slimware Utilities Holdings, Inc. was initially registered in October of 2010 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 Ashburn, Virginia within the United States which resides on the Amazon Technologies Inc. network. The domain uses the Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud computing platform.
Virginia, United States (US)
Monday, October 11, 2010
Tuesday, October 11, 2016
Tuesday, August 05, 2014
AS14618 AMAZON-AES - Amazon.com, Inc.,US
Detections (85% detected)
PUP.SlimWare.Optional.Installer.Meta (L), Threat.Win.Reputation.IMP
riskware program Program.Unwanted.38, riskware program Program.Unwanted.211, Trojan.DownLoader11.24441, riskware program Program.Unwanted.148
DriverUpdate - Slimware Util, PUA 'DriverUpdate - Slimware Util' (of type Adware)
AhnLab V3 Security
The domain www.windowsanswers.net has been seen to resolve to the following 3 IP addresses.
August 28, 2014
August 20, 2014
February 2, 2014
File downloads found at URLs served by www.windowsanswers.net.
“WindowsAnswers.net - User-Friendly Answers to Windows Problems”
Amazon Web Services (AWS), running an EC2 instance