flvplayersetup.exe

FLV Player

Install Core

The installer utilizes the installCore download manager which may bundle additional offers for various ad-supported toolbars, extensions and utilities. The application flvplayersetup.exe, “FLV Player Installer” by Install Core has been detected as adware by 5 anti-malware scanners. The program is a setup application that uses the installCore installer. The setup program uses the InstallCore engine which may bundle additional software offers including toolbars and browser extensions. The file has been seen being downloaded from aff.foxtab.com.
Publisher:
FLV Player Technologies  (signed by Install Core)

Product:
FLV Player

Description:
FLV Player Installer

Version:
3.1.0.0

MD5:
1a02ca6e379d46bfa21e650970898317

SHA-1:
4e2b64c4fe78a0a9be3b85e8b6c6918cfe31d2c9

SHA-256:
e83eddd8798dce31bc456b3f0c40d1d1091bb61666f5b11b68c34f0fed7b60ac

Scanner detections:
5 / 68

Status:
Adware

Explanation:
Uses the InstallCore download manager to install additional potentially unwanted software which may include extensions such as DealPly and various toolbars.

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:
12/11/2018 5:35:28 PM UTC  (today)

Scan engine
Detection
Engine version

avast!
Win32:InstallCore-F [PUP]
160518-2

Dr.Web
Adware.InstallCore.20, Trojan.InstallCore.941
9.0.1.05190

ESET NOD32
Win32/InstallCore.E potentially unwanted application
8.0.319.0

F-Prot
W32/Agent.MC.gen
4.6.5.141

Reason Heuristics
PUP.installCore.FLVPlaye.Installer (M)
16.7.17.4

File size:
542.3 KB (555,342 bytes)

Product version:
3.1.0.0

File type:
Executable application (Win32 EXE)

Bundler/Installer:
installCore

Language:
Language Neutral

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

Digital Signature
Signed by:

Authority:
The USERTRUST Network

Valid from:
2/2/2011 12:00:00 AM

Valid to:
2/2/2012 11:59:59 PM

Subject:
CN=Install Core, O=Install Core, STREET=Nisim Aloni 21, L=Tel Aviv, S=Tel Aviv, PostalCode=62919, C=IL

Issuer:
CN=UTN-USERFirst-Object, OU=http://www.usertrust.com, O=The USERTRUST Network, L=Salt Lake City, S=UT, C=US

Serial number:
2BCA6BFDAB7E5637BA8E7E9C6400CC75

File PE Metadata
Compilation timestamp:
6/19/1992 5:22:17 PM

OS version:
4.0

OS bitness:
Win32

Subsystem:
Windows GUI

Linker version:
2.25

CTPH (ssdeep):
12288:RUiKtxgt8OUV8KVq+guecQUozwNqxY0y2v4ZLqMM+V:SHts34RecQU6EqxY0y2v4ZLqMM+V

Entry address:
0x10EA50

Entry point:
60, BE, 00, 00, 49, 00, 8D, BE, 00, 10, F7, FF, C7, 87, 10, 17, 0C, 00, 0C, 34, 8C, 06, 57, 83, CD, FF, EB, 0E, 90, 90, 90, 90, 8A, 06, 46, 88, 07, 47, 01, DB, 75, 07, 8B, 1E, 83, EE, FC, 11, DB, 72, ED, B8, 01, 00, 00, 00, 01, DB, 75, 07, 8B, 1E, 83, EE, FC, 11, DB, 11, C0, 01, DB, 73, 0B, 75, 28, 8B, 1E, 83, EE, FC, 11, DB, 72, 1F, 48, 01, DB, 75, 07, 8B, 1E, 83, EE, FC, 11, DB, 11, C0, EB, D4, 01, DB, 75, 07, 8B, 1E, 83, EE, FC, 11, DB, 11, C9, EB, 52, 31, C9, 83, E8, 03, 72, 11, C1, E0, 08, 8A, 06, 46...
 
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Entropy:
7.8812

Packer / compiler:
UPX v0.89.6 - v1.02 / v1.05 -v1.22 (Delphi) stub

Code size:
508 KB (520,192 bytes)

The file flvplayersetup.exe has been seen being distributed by the following URL.

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