The installer utilizes the installCore download manager which may bundle additional offers for various ad-supported toolbars, extensions and utilities. The application downloadmanagersetup.exe by ADLSoft has been detected as adware by 12 anti-malware scanners. The program is a setup application that uses the installCore installer. It runs as a scheduled task under the Windows Task Scheduler. The setup program uses the InstallCore engine which may bundle additional software offers including toolbars and browser extensions.
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Uses the InstallCore download and install manager which may bundle various potentially unwanted software offers during setup.
This is also known as bundleware, or downloadware, which is an downloader designed to simply deliver ad-supported offers in the setup routine of an otherwise legitimate software.
4/28/2017 1:21:05 PM UTC (today)
Antiy Labs AVL
Win32/InstallCore.BY potentially unwanted application
699.6 KB (716,440 bytes)
Executable application (Win32 EXE)
installCore (using Inno Setup)
6/21/2012 7:00:00 AM
7/26/2014 6:59:59 AM
CN=ADLSoft, O=ADLSoft, L=Tel Aviv, S=Israel, C=IL
CN=Thawte Code Signing CA - G2, O="Thawte, Inc.", C=US
6/20/1992 5:22:17 AM
Packer / compiler:
Inno Setup v5.x - Installer Maker
37 KB (37,888 bytes)
Registration (Runs on registration)