install.rdf

Ask Toolbar

This is an Install Manifest file for the Ask Toolbar Firefox extension created by Ask.com and provides metadata identifying the extension. It is installed within the Mozilla Firefox web browser as part of an addin/plugin.
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MD5:
ec1299c49c643f7b34321196cd93c36b

SHA-1:
3cd5eab3949399a3ffa0a6c7239c6b9582ed2990

SHA-256:
d4e6413a45a1fcdada4a7aa0a1fcded830c91d20c76631702b17b605ec99197b

Scanner detections:
1 / 68

Status:
Potentially unwanted

Explanation:
While the manifest file itself is not malware, it is linked to an unwanted Firefox extension.

Analysis date:
12/3/2016 2:50:19 PM UTC  (today)

Scan engine
Detection
Engine version

Reason Heuristics
Adware.AskToolbar.MozillaPlugin.K
14.9.18.4

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File size:
3.4 KB (3,453 bytes)

File type:
Resource Description Framework (RDF)

Common path:
C:\users\{user}\appdata\roaming\mozilla\firefox\profiles\{user}.default\extensions\toolbar@ask.com\install.rdf

Mozilla Extension
Name:
Ask Toolbar

Creator:
Ask.com

Description:
“Convenient tools and links to make your web surfing more enjoyable”

Home page:
http://www.ask.com/


<RDF xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/02/22-rdf-syntax-ns#" xmlns:em="http://www.mozilla.org/2004/em-rdf#">
  <Description about="urn:mozilla:install-manifest">
    <em:id>toolbar@ask.com</em:id>
    <em:name>Ask Toolbar</em:name>
    <!-- Description Localized (used for FF 2 as well - all browser locales) -->
    <em:description>Convenient tools and links to make your web surfing more enjoyable</em:description>
    <!-- Localized descriptions -->
    <em:localized>
      <Description>
        <em:locale>es-</em:locale>
        <em:description>Herramientas y enlaces útiles para mejorar su experiencia de navegación</em:description>
      </Description>
    </em:localized>
    <em:localized>
      <Description>
        <em:locale>de-</em:locale>
        <em:description>Praktische Tools und Links für ein noch größeres Surfvergnügen</em:description>
      </Description>
    </em:localized>
    <em:localized>
      <Description>
        <em:locale>fr-</em:locale>
        <em:description>Des outils et des liens très pratiques pour faciliter votre navigation sur le Web</em:description>
      </Description>
    </em:localized>
    <em:localized>
      <Description>
        <em:locale>it-</em:locale>
        <em:description>Strumenti e link utili per facilitare la navigazione sul Web</em:description>
      </Description>
    </em:localized>
    <em:localized>
      <Description>
        <em:locale>nl-</em:locale>
        <em:description>Handige tools en koppelingen voor prettiger websurfen</em:description>
      </Description>
    </em:localized>
    <em:localized>
      <Description>
        <em:locale>pl-</em:locale>
        <em:description>Wygodne narzędzia i łącza ułatwiające korzystanie z sieci</em:description>
      </Description>
    </em:localized>
    <em:localized>
      <Description>
        <em:locale>pt-</em:locale>
        <em:description>Ferramentas e links convenientes para tornar sua navegação na web mais agradável</em:description>
      </Description>
    </em:localized>
    <em:localized>
      <Description>
        <em:locale>ru-</em:locale>
        <em:description>Удобные инструменты и ссылки, которые сделают вашу навигацию в сети Интернет еще более приятной</em:description>
      </Description>
    </em:localized>
    <em:creator>Ask.com</em:creator>
    <em:homepageURL>http://www.ask.com/</em:homepageURL>
    <em:version>3.9.1.14019</em:version>
    <em:type>2</em:type>
    <!-- extension -->
    <em:aboutURL>chrome://asktoolbar/content/about.xul</em:aboutURL>
    <em:iconURL>chrome://asktoolbar/skin/ask_32x32.png</em:iconURL>
    <em:updateURL>https://websearch.ask.com/firefox/upgrade/manifest?tb=F-ET&amp;v=3.9.1.14019&amp;id=B6A272F8-5F7F-4B5A-9061-A1DA41D8D3F5&amp;reqver=%REQ_VERSION%&amp;itid=%ITEM_ID%&amp;itver=%ITEM_VERSION%&amp;itmaxappver=%ITEM_MAXAPPVERSION%&amp;itst=%ITEM_STATUS%&amp;appid=%APP_ID%&amp;appver=%APP_VERSION%&amp;curappver=%CURRENT_APP_VERSION%&amp;ap...
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