This is the OutBrowse Revenyou installer which bundles offers for additional third party applications that may be unwanted and installed without consent. The application install-flashplayer.exe by OUTBROWSE has been detected as adware by 17 anti-malware scanners. The program is a setup application that uses the OutBrowse Revenyou installer. This program installs potentially unwanted software on your PC at the same time as the software you are trying to install, without adequate consent. The installer is marketed through download protals and search ads as the free Adobe Flash Player but will also install additional software offers which include adware, PUPs and browser toolbars.
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Bundles additional adware offers during download and installation using the OutBrowse installer.
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.
2/26/2017 6:26:34 PM UTC (today)
Win32/OutBrowse.R potentially unwanted application
K7 Gateway Antivirus
970.9 KB (994,200 bytes)
Executable application (Win32 EXE)
OutBrowse Revenyou (using Nullsoft Install System)
COMODO CA Limited
4/6/2014 7:00:00 PM
4/7/2015 6:59:59 PM
CN=OUTBROWSE, O=OUTBROWSE, STREET=Bialik Number: 143, L=Ramat Gan, S=Israel, PostalCode=5252337, C=IL
CN=COMODO Code Signing CA 2, O=COMODO CA Limited, L=Salford, S=Greater Manchester, C=GB
12/5/2009 5:50:52 PM
Packer / compiler:
Nullsoft install system v2.x
23.5 KB (24,064 bytes)