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 3 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.
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Browser extension that injects additional advertisements (banner and text links) on web pages.
4/9/2014 8:01:21 PM UTC (three months ago)
Antiy Labs AVL
252 KB (258,088 bytes)
Dynamic link library (Win32 DLL)
C:\Program Files\savings wizard\frameworkbho.dll
3/25/2013 3:00:00 AM
3/26/2014 2:59:59 AM
CN=Smart Apps, O=Smart Apps, L=Philadelphia, S=Pennsylvania, C=US
CN=Thawte Code Signing CA - G2, O="Thawte, Inc.", C=US
11/14/2013 2:55:35 PM
153 KB (156,672 bytes)
Internet Explorer BHO
Savings Wizard BHO
There are numerous known versions of frameworkbho.dll.
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