MediaInfo_GUI_0.7.71_Windows.exe

MediaInfo

MediaArea.net

The application MediaInfo_GUI_0.7.71_Windows.exe, “All about your audio and video files” by MediaArea.net has been detected as a potentially unwanted program by 5 anti-malware scanners. The program is a setup application that uses the NSIS (Nullsoft Scriptable Install System) installer. This file is typically installed with the program MainConcept ShowCase by MainConcept GmbH. The installer uses the OpenCandy monitzation platform which will donwload and install offers in the setup for potentially unwanted software including ad/search-supported toolbars.
Publisher:
MediaArea.net  (signed and verified)

Product:
MediaInfo

Description:
All about your audio and video files

Version:
0.7.71.0

MD5:
46476065a9ef986ee2ece4cd6588d4e9

SHA-1:
682b0b31188d7f19bcdfc14a90f91a707b13d8e8

SHA-256:
abb840c1c2374baed171df7c4dd0905a98ca2b9e06ee981510308bad549e1182

Scanner detections:
5 / 68

Status:
Potentially unwanted

Explanation:
Packages the OpenCandy software bundler that offers to install additional software and may include web browser add-ons and toolbars which display advertising (based on publisher settings and geo context).

Analysis date:
12/15/2018 4:02:40 AM UTC  (a few moments ago)

Scan engine
Detection
Engine version

AVG
OpenCandy
2015.0.3292

ESET NOD32
8.10715

G Data
Win32.Adware.OpenCandy
14.11.24

Malwarebytes
PUP.Optional.OpenCandy
v2014.11.12.11

Rising Antivirus
PE:PUF.OpenCandy!1.9DE5
23.00.65.141110

File size:
4.5 MB (4,701,784 bytes)

Product version:
0.7.71.0

Copyright:
MediaArea.net

Original file name:
MediaInfo_GUI_0.7.71_Windows.exe

File type:
Executable application (Win32 EXE)

Installer:
NSIS (Nullsoft Scriptable Install System)

Common path:
C:\users\{user}\downloads\mediainfo_gui_0.7.71_windows.exe

Digital Signature
Signed by:

Authority:
VeriSign, Inc.

Valid from:
9/28/2013 9:00:00 PM

Valid to:
11/27/2016 8:59:59 PM

Subject:
CN=MediaArea.net, OU=Digital ID Class 3 - Microsoft Software Validation v2, O=MediaArea.net, L=Curienne, S=France, C=FR

Issuer:
CN=VeriSign Class 3 Code Signing 2010 CA, OU=Terms of use at https://www.verisign.com/rpa (c)10, OU=VeriSign Trust Network, O="VeriSign, Inc.", C=US

Serial number:
01D6E74D7FDE17C5B2FB8F478747CC46

File PE Metadata
Compilation timestamp:
2/24/2012 4:19:59 PM

OS version:
5.0

OS bitness:
Win32

Subsystem:
Windows GUI

Linker version:
10.0

CTPH (ssdeep):
98304:D3mvmgrMyE3sMP4U6vDyC+x8HQUyfXUe0umFfijGKGS9tNSSHuv+tYiyXMxilJ09:Lmeg4yiXwU6vDyC+xIqXU44fCrXNzuvM

Entry address:
0x39E3

Entry point:
81, EC, D4, 02, 00, 00, 53, 55, 56, 57, 6A, 20, 33, ED, 5E, 89, 6C, 24, 18, C7, 44, 24, 10, D8, 91, 40, 00, 89, 6C, 24, 14, FF, 15, 30, 80, 40, 00, 68, 01, 80, 00, 00, FF, 15, B8, 80, 40, 00, 55, FF, 15, C0, 82, 40, 00, 6A, 08, A3, B8, 2E, 47, 00, E8, 37, 2A, 00, 00, 55, 68, B4, 02, 00, 00, A3, D0, 2D, 47, 00, 8D, 44, 24, 38, 50, 55, 68, 1C, 93, 40, 00, FF, 15, 84, 81, 40, 00, 68, 04, 93, 40, 00, 68, C0, AD, 46, 00, E8, 19, 27, 00, 00, FF, 15, B4, 80, 40, 00, 50, BF, A0, 30, 4C, 00, 57, E8, 07, 27, 00, 00...
 
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Packer / compiler:
Nullsoft install system v2.x

Code size:
28 KB (28,672 bytes)

The file MediaInfo_GUI_0.7.71_Windows.exe has been discovered within the following program.

MainConcept ShowCase  by MainConcept GmbH
www.mainconcept.com
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The file MediaInfo_GUI_0.7.71_Windows.exe has been seen being distributed by the following 7 URLs.

http://softlayer-sng.dl.sourceforge.net/project/mediainfo/binary/mediainfo-gui/.../MediaInfo_GUI_0.7.71_Windows.exe

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