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 9 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:
91bf6033af61d0bfff5351715caaed8c

SHA-1:
d17975b048bb43f3984a818d3e8be6a219c4b82b

SHA-256:
a9d1777eeee7678d95c39e5e7aaa631c27668b75da3e7dd182ae435744b7287f

Scanner detections:
9 / 68

Status:
Adware

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

Analysis date:
8/8/2014 12:12:08 AM UTC  (two months ago)

Scan engine
Detection
Engine version

Agnitum Outpost
PUA.SmartApps
7.1.1

Antiy Labs AVL
Trojan/Win32.SGeneric
0.1.0.1

AVG
AdPlugin
2015.0.3389

Emsisoft Anti-Malware
Android.Trojan.Boqx
8.14.08.07.08

ESET NOD32
Win32/AdWare.SmartApps (variant)
8.9698

IKARUS anti.virus
AdWare.DealDropper
t3scan.1.6.1.0

Reason Heuristics
Adware.GamePlayLabs.BHO.M
14.8.7.20

Trend Micro House Call
TROJ_GEN.F47V0310
7.2.219

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

Registration
CLSIDs:
{5682CA62-1A80-40AE-82A0-B67833CE75FF}, {E7574A3D-0F2D-478D-85F3-9224D7B230EA}

COM registered:
Yes

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:meSEnF7emwLjaWO/n40XORJa8tzwamMySH2wmtKH3ICkx62wp7XjFw4Kmy8PXPKz:AEbwLup4h7zpHhPH3ICkE2i7RhDFu

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 variations of frameworkbho.dll.

9 / 68      (Adware)
frameworkbho.dll  1.1.0.0  (875c5985ddd37bd5976bf36b126b3917fb6aec01)

9 / 68      (Adware)
frameworkbho.dll  1.1.0.0  (cafbe6aa6fc2c6d7fadffbd8147da41fae74ebdc)

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)

14 / 68    (Adware)
frameworkbho.dll  1.1.0.0  (d57f266323d662ca32970b05ad02b860a714c882)

9 / 68      (Adware)
frameworkbho.dll  1.1.0.0  (4f36cf52c1ff7b1135dd108b378f78cee6f5dabe)

9 / 68      (Adware)
frameworkbho.dll  1.1.0.0  (9090f7643bb098b93ea79ae232717ab61834f61c)

9 / 68      (Adware)
frameworkbho.dll  1.1.0.0  (fd2f4f32ee85cd6b1894747009142901bf90d766)

8 / 68      (Adware)
frameworkengine.exe  (5629342d78e8908d770dd826b132447f5f007787)

7 / 68      (Adware)
frameworkbho64.dll  (d504d1d90c7ccb0a2e2f726607a0486f47f3a1e3)

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