This is the Solimba installer program that will bundle additional offers mostly including adware and various unwanted PC utilities. The application file_installer.exe by Apps Installer S.L has been detected as adware by 57 anti-malware scanners. The program is a setup application that uses the Solimba DownloadMR installer. The installer uses the Solimba download manager to push adware offers during the download and setup process. Bundled adware includes search and shopping web browser toolbars. The file has been seen being downloaded from dl.downloadiechahrixiew.com. While running, it connects to the Internet address cdn.solimba.com on port 80 using the HTTP protocol.
App.install (signed by Apps Installer S.L.)
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This is a wrapped installation of legitimate software (without persmission of the developer) and bundles adware such as toolbars and extensions.
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.
10/21/2016 9:00:16 AM UTC (today)
K7 Gateway Antivirus
McAfee Web Gateway
496.4 KB (508,264 bytes)
copyright © 2014
Executable application (Win32 EXE)
2/19/2013 1:00:00 AM
2/20/2015 12:59:59 AM
CN=Apps Installer S.L., O=Apps Installer S.L., L=Barcelona, S=Barcelona, C=ES
CN=Thawte Code Signing CA - G2, O="Thawte, Inc.", C=US
6/3/2014 12:18:13 PM
113.5 KB (116,224 bytes)
The file file_installer.exe has been seen being distributed by the following URL.
The executing file has been seen to make the following network communications in live environments.