The installer utilizes InstallCore which may bundle about 3-4 offers for various ad-supported toolbars, extensions and utilities. The application icreinstall_bitcomet_setup.exe by Advertiso GmbH has been detected as adware by 15 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. It is also typically executed from the user's temporary directory. While running, it connects to the Internet address os.solvefile.com on port 80 using the HTTP protocol.
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Uses the InstallCore download manager to install additional potentially unwanted software which may include extensions such as DealPly and various toolbars.
This is also known as bundleware, or downloadware, which is an downloader designed to simply deliver ad-supported offers in the setup routine of an otherwise legitimate software.
2/21/2017 6:02:55 PM UTC (today)
Win32/InstallCore.BY potentially unwanted application
K7 Gateway Antivirus
674.8 KB (690,952 bytes)
Executable application (Win32 EXE)
installCore (using Inno Setup)
COMODO CA Limited
10/28/2013 1:00:00 AM
10/29/2014 12:59:59 AM
CN=Advertiso GmbH, O=Advertiso GmbH, STREET=Kiebitzhof 1a, L=Hamburg, S=Hamburg, PostalCode=22089, C=DE
CN=COMODO Code Signing CA 2, O=COMODO CA Limited, L=Salford, S=Greater Manchester, C=GB
6/20/1992 12:22:17 AM
Packer / compiler:
Inno Setup v5.x - Installer Maker
36 KB (36,864 bytes)
The executing file has been seen to make the following network communications in live environments.