driverperformer_v15i.exe

Driver Perfomer

PerformerSoft LLC

This is the Performersoft setup installer. The application driverperformer_v15i.exe, “Driver Perfomer Setup” by PerformerSoft has been detected as adware by 1 anti-malware scanner with very strong indications that the file is a potential threat. The program is a setup application that uses the InstallBrain installer. The file has been seen being downloaded from performersoft.com.
Publisher:
PerformerSoft LLC  (signed and verified)

Product:
Driver Perfomer

Description:
Driver Perfomer Setup

Version:
10.0.0.0

MD5:
f6b18bc832d8d182441be1a90481b67d

SHA-1:
5d1813fde423590ff3702a970d4792e45a4e7c77

SHA-256:
ac086d2b1c3875aea02cee729a90cbed1f122e960bec251150658ad629b647a7

Scanner detections:
1 / 68

Status:
Adware

Note:
Our current pool of anti-malware engines have not currently detected this file, however based on our own detection heuristics we feel that this file is unwanted.

Description:
This 'download manager' is also considered bundleware, a utility designed to download software (possibly legitimate or opensource) and bundle it with a number of optional offers including ad-supported utilities, toolbars, shopping comparison tools and browser extensions.

Analysis date:
8/7/2020 2:50:52 AM UTC  (today)

Scan engine
Detection
Engine version

Reason Heuristics
PUP.Installer.PerformerSoft.X
14.8.11.20

File size:
245.6 KB (251,488 bytes)

Product version:
10.0

Copyright:
Copyright © 2002-2011 Driver-Soft Inc.

Original file name:
Installer.exe

File type:
Executable application (Win32 EXE)

Bundler/Installer:
InstallBrain

Language:
English (United States)

Common path:
C:\users\{user}\downloads\driverperformer_v15i.exe

Digital Signature
Authority:
Starfield Technologies, Inc.

Valid from:
4/18/2011 4:13:23 AM

Valid to:
6/25/2011 11:20:46 AM

Subject:
CN=PerformerSoft LLC, O=PerformerSoft LLC, L=Beaverton, S=OR, C=US

Issuer:
SERIALNUMBER=10688435, CN=Starfield Secure Certification Authority, OU=http://certificates.starfieldtech.com/repository, O="Starfield Technologies, Inc.", L=Scottsdale, S=Arizona, C=US

Serial number:
0820595B0D0DA7

File PE Metadata
Compilation timestamp:
6/6/2011 9:13:48 AM

OS version:
5.0

OS bitness:
Win32

Subsystem:
Windows GUI

Linker version:
9.0

CTPH (ssdeep):
6144:s7Gr9kqIf+PSN1vQhJ/afDAJeNIXKlkx1hl9VJE6oSTy0MhrA+:Wqc+PSNKha6Kix7XVO6oSxwrA+

Entry address:
0xD0A90

Entry point:
60, BE, 00, A0, 49, 00, 8D, BE, 00, 70, F6, FF, 57, 89, E5, 8D, 9C, 24, 80, C1, FF, FF, 31, C0, 50, 39, DC, 75, FB, 46, 46, 53, 68, 28, E5, 0C, 00, 57, 83, C3, 04, 53, 68, 82, 6A, 03, 00, 56, 83, C3, 04, 53, 50, C7, 03, 03, 00, 02, 00, 90, 90, 90, 90, 90, 55, 57, 56, 53, 83, EC, 7C, 8B, 94, 24, 90, 00, 00, 00, C7, 44, 24, 74, 00, 00, 00, 00, C6, 44, 24, 73, 00, 8B, AC, 24, 9C, 00, 00, 00, 8D, 42, 04, 89, 44, 24, 78, B8, 01, 00, 00, 00, 0F, B6, 4A, 02, 89, C3, D3, E3, 89, D9, 49, 89, 4C, 24, 6C, 0F, B6, 4A...
 
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Entropy:
7.9367  (probably packed)

Code size:
224 KB (229,376 bytes)

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