metroinstallerapp.exe

SIEN S.A.

This is the SIEN AppScion Installer which bundles applications with offers for additional 3rd party software, mostly unwanted adware, and may be installed with minimal consent. The application metroinstallerapp.exe by SIEN S.A has been detected as a potentially unwanted program by 4 anti-malware scanners. The program is a setup application that uses the SIEN SuperInstall installer. This file is typically installed with the program GetnowUpdater by AppScion which is a potentially unwanted software program. It is also typically executed from the user's temporary directory.
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Publisher:
SIEN S.A.  (signed and verified)

MD5:
45938417dd1a4cd6ee7ae7c6ff06bbef

SHA-1:
3d71c93d08be8a81d4935d8b97df739e2741afb4

SHA-256:
29b5cca860828df51e99973512f221c71759f19a0523a9c6789678bdc9353fc9

Scanner detections:
4 / 68

Status:
Potentially unwanted

Description:
This 'download manager' is also considered bundleware, a utility designed to download software (possibly legitimate or opensource) and bundle it with a number of optional offers including ad-supported utilities, toolbars, shopping comparison tools and browser extensions.

Analysis date:
12/8/2016 3:08:12 AM UTC  (today)

Scan engine
Detection
Engine version

Malwarebytes
PUP.Optional.Iminent.A
v2014.06.10.10

Reason Heuristics
PUP.SIENSA.R
14.6.10.9

Vba32 AntiVirus
BScope.Trojan-Dropper.Injector
3.12.26.0

VIPRE Antivirus
Threat.4784938
30086

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File size:
1019.8 KB (1,044,296 bytes)

File type:
Executable application (Win32 EXE)

Bundler/Installer:
SIEN SuperInstall

Common path:
C:\users\{user}\appdata\local\temp\{random}.tmp\metroinstallerapp.exe

Digital Signature
Signed by:

Authority:
VeriSign, Inc.

Valid from:
8/22/2012 1:00:00 AM

Valid to:
8/23/2014 12:59:59 AM

Subject:
CN=SIEN S.A., OU=Digital ID Class 3 - Microsoft Software Validation v2, O=SIEN S.A., L=Paris, 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:
514EA00D30C8C244C3E818890BF73967

File PE Metadata
Compilation timestamp:
1/13/2014 4:00:18 PM

OS version:
5.1

OS bitness:
Win32

Subsystem:
Windows GUI

Linker version:
10.0

CTPH (ssdeep):
24576:L/EfcSqvCbaaIAuABvvnMOK6WRl/St8Lr/ZoL8bFoa6GmaJOqC:L8f7b/IAuUMhvRlrLr/ZokFoavJ0

Entry address:
0x987A6

Entry point:
E8, 6C, 36, 01, 00, E9, 89, FE, FF, FF, B8, 38, 1D, 4F, 00, C3, A1, 40, 7B, 4F, 00, 56, 6A, 14, 5E, 85, C0, 75, 07, B8, 00, 02, 00, 00, EB, 06, 3B, C6, 7D, 07, 8B, C6, A3, 40, 7B, 4F, 00, 6A, 04, 50, E8, 3E, 2A, 00, 00, 59, 59, A3, 28, 6B, 4F, 00, 85, C0, 75, 1E, 6A, 04, 56, 89, 35, 40, 7B, 4F, 00, E8, 25, 2A, 00, 00, 59, 59, A3, 28, 6B, 4F, 00, 85, C0, 75, 05, 6A, 1A, 58, 5E, C3, 33, D2, B9, 38, 1D, 4F, 00, EB, 05, A1, 28, 6B, 4F, 00, 89, 0C, 02, 83, C1, 20, 83, C2, 04, 81, F9, B8, 1F, 4F, 00, 7C, EA, 6A...
 
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Code size:
801.5 KB (820,736 bytes)

The file metroinstallerapp.exe has been discovered within the following program.

GetnowUpdater  by AppScion
Developed and distributed by SIEN group/LiveSoftAction SRL this adware application is designed to download and install additional potentially unwanted software offersings including the Iminent toolbar and others.
www.appscion.com
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