This is the Tightrope WebInstall which bundles applications with offers for additional 3rd party software, mostly unwanted adware, and may be installed with minimal consent. The application greengamesham-setup.exe by Download Admin has been detected as adware by 8 anti-malware scanners. The program is a setup application that uses the Tightrope WebInstall installer. The file has been seen being downloaded from files4.mirror1.info.
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This is an installer which may bundle legitimate applications with offers for additional 3rd-party applications that may be unwanted by the user. While the installer contains an 'opt-out' feature this is not set be defult and is usually overlooked.
4/28/2017 1:17:24 PM UTC (today)
Win32/DownloadAdmin.G potentially unwanted application
717.4 KB (734,608 bytes)
Executable application (Win32 EXE)
Tightrope WebInstall (using Nullsoft Install System)
4/2/2010 7:00:00 PM
5/29/2013 6:59:59 PM
CN=Download Admin, OU=Digital ID Class 3 - Microsoft Software Validation v2, O=Download Admin, L=San Francisco, S=California, C=US
6/22/2012 1:07:51 PM
Packer / compiler:
Nullsoft install system v2.x
23 KB (23,552 bytes)
The file greengamesham-setup.exe has been seen being distributed by the following URL.