frameworkbho.dll

Framework

Smart Apps

This file is a support library for an advertising-based software package (potentially unwanted/adware) distributed by 50onRed used to hijack the Internet browser search provider. The module frameworkbho.dll by Smart Apps has been detected as adware by 2 anti-malware scanners. It is installed within the context of Internet Explore as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name ‘Savings Wizard BHO’. This web browser addon will display additional advertisements in the user's browser including popup, banner, contextual hyperlinks as well as affiliate links.
Publisher:
Smart Apps  (signed and verified)

Product:
Framework

Description:
FrameworkBHO

Version:
1.1.0.0

MD5:
8f3d825429b2d2a3f9e038b050c43342

SHA-1:
0604c06296536e290dadbb185f5007ce8dfe8f36

SHA-256:
650cc0bbb238b78e12d24fb5e70e8556b1c7f6aa60fbf2672f93eeaa8b323858

Scanner detections:
2 / 68

Status:
Adware

Explanation:
Browser extension that injects additional advertisements (banner and text links) on web pages.

Analysis date:
2/15/2014 2:52:11 PM UTC  (five months ago)

Scan engine
Detection
Engine version

Reason Heuristics
PUP.SmartApps.M
14.2.15.9

VIPRE Antivirus
GamePlayLabs
22968

File size:
252 KB (258,088 bytes)

Product version:
1.1.0.0

File type:
Dynamic link library (Win32 DLL)

Language:
English (United States)

Common path:
C:\Program Files\savings wizard\frameworkbho.dll

Digital Signature
Signed by:

Authority:
Thawte, Inc.

Valid from:
3/25/2013 1:00:00 AM

Valid to:
3/26/2014 12:59:59 AM

Subject:
CN=Smart Apps, O=Smart Apps, L=Philadelphia, S=Pennsylvania, C=US

Issuer:
CN=Thawte Code Signing CA - G2, O="Thawte, Inc.", C=US

Serial number:
7CAFCF7841E5BDDF79F61691D678D0EC

File PE Metadata
Compilation timestamp:
11/14/2013 12:55:35 PM

OS version:
5.1

OS bitness:
Win32

Subsystem:
Windows GUI

Linker version:
10.0

CTPH (ssdeep):
3072:XeSEnF7emwLjaWO/n40XORJa8tzwamMySH2wmtKH3ICkx62wp7XjFw4Kmy8PXPKx:XEbwLup4h7zpHhPH3ICkE2i7RhDFo

Entry address:
0x1A38D

Entry point:
8B, FF, 55, 8B, EC, 83, 7D, 0C, 01, 75, 05, E8, F6, 5B, 00, 00, FF, 75, 08, 8B, 4D, 10, 8B, 55, 0C, E8, EC, FE, FF, FF, 59, 5D, C2, 0C, 00, 8B, FF, 55, 8B, EC, 8B, 45, 08, 33, C9, 3B, 04, CD, 40, 7E, 03, 10, 74, 13, 41, 83, F9, 2D, 72, F1, 8D, 48, ED, 83, F9, 11, 77, 0E, 6A, 0D, 58, 5D, C3, 8B, 04, CD, 44, 7E, 03, 10, 5D, C3, 05, 44, FF, FF, FF, 6A, 0E, 59, 3B, C8, 1B, C0, 23, C1, 83, C0, 08, 5D, C3, E8, 94, 19, 00, 00, 85, C0, 75, 06, B8, A8, 7F, 03, 10, C3, 83, C0, 08, C3, E8, 81, 19, 00, 00, 85, C0, 75...
 
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Code size:
153 KB (156,672 bytes)

Internet Explorer BHO
Display name:
Savings Wizard BHO

CLSID:
{5682CA62-1A80-40AE-82A0-B67833CE75FF}


There are numerous known versions of frameworkbho.dll.

9 / 68      (Adware)
frameworkbho.dll  1.1.0.0  (e841c43b7f6d4189c6927bc0350ef42d9eeeb965)

9 / 68      (Adware)
frameworkbho.dll  1.1.0.0  (90a9c5c73677d603625dfec0f0fa647a65e5deb2)

9 / 68      (Adware)
frameworkbho.dll  1.1.0.0  (1e3436c45abacd5f7015f578a0072a1ad274d7e0)

9 / 68      (Adware)
frameworkbho.dll  1.1.0.0  (2bd73fb916105ed7c883103f9cefb0660de996fd)

9 / 68      (Adware)
frameworkbho.dll  1.1.0.0  (8938a0314e08e0ad4d848b4692ae5742db26e721)

9 / 68      (Adware)
frameworkbho.dll  1.1.0.0  (e51a076057ac6c4ba9b85e4d67d152c92e2e97d8)

9 / 68      (Adware)
frameworkbho.dll  1.1.0.0  (765f156bb807616d8c3cfbfbeb6ea5bf594e0ad7)

9 / 68      (Adware)
frameworkbho.dll  1.1.0.0  (f2bdb3df3a61e41a2c6c070d5e9a3c7ef14f87a1)

9 / 68      (Adware)
frameworkbho.dll  1.1.0.0  (9594790a3c08f6df72290e54400651a3c624f7be)

13 / 68    (Adware)
frameworkbho.dll  1.1.0.0  (d57f266323d662ca32970b05ad02b860a714c882)

8 / 68      (Adware)
frameworkbho.dll  1.1.0.0  (4f36cf52c1ff7b1135dd108b378f78cee6f5dabe)

8 / 68      (Adware)
frameworkbho.dll  1.1.0.0  (9090f7643bb098b93ea79ae232717ab61834f61c)

8 / 68      (Adware)
frameworkbho.dll  1.1.0.0  (fd2f4f32ee85cd6b1894747009142901bf90d766)

8 / 68      (Adware)
frameworkbho.dll  1.1.0.0  (799d6fe2b73d9e00a4760d851ac78f58da6afb2d)

6 / 68      (Adware)
frameworkbho.dll  1.1.0.0  (7e532153e7486488918d36f4ccf027e8cb20c9d2)

2 / 68      (Adware)
frameworkengine.exe  (5629342d78e8908d770dd826b132447f5f007787)

2 / 68      (Adware)
frameworkbho64.dll  (d504d1d90c7ccb0a2e2f726607a0486f47f3a1e3)

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