optimizerproinstaller.exe

Optimizer Pro v3.2

PC Utilities Software Limited

Part of the Optimizer Pro / Driver 'PC optimizer' product lines marketed by Adsology and distributed through various bundled software (PPI and commission) channels. The application optimizerproinstaller.exe, “Optimizer Pro – Clean up your PC” by PC Utilities Software Limited has been detected as a potentially unwanted program by 16 anti-malware scanners. This is a setup and installation application and has been known to bundle potentially unwanted software.
Publisher:
PCUtilities Software Limited  (signed by PC Utilities Software Limited)

Product:
Optimizer Pro v3.2

Description:
Optimizer Pro – Clean up your PC

Version:
3.3.1.7

MD5:
1314bce7172a252ab0031efa9bed1969

SHA-1:
4aa57d613852944d01399b4eec8b1e09c1fbc2ab

SHA-256:
210a1218eed34c93e75aa2a599fdfcae2555df0c4d92defdf27e315b7e6c4ca5

Scanner detections:
16 / 68

Status:
Potentially unwanted

Explanation:
Installed with the Optimizer Pro software which is bundled by 3rd-party monetization programs.

Analysis date:
11/23/2017 2:07:43 PM UTC  (today)

Scan engine
Detection
Engine version

Avira AntiVirus
PUA/OptimizerPro.2018872
7.11.213.76

Antiy Labs AVL
Trojan[Downloader:not-a-virus]/Win32.Morstar.akm
1.0.0.1

avast!
Win32:Adware-gen [Adw]
2014.9-150303

AVG
BundleApp_r
2016.0.3181

Dr.Web
Trojan.DownLoader12.16505
9.0.1.062

ESET NOD32
Win32/Adware.SpeedingUpMyPC.AA (variant)
9.11261

G Data
Win32.Application.OptimizerPro
15.3.25

Kaspersky
Trojan.Win32.Inject
14.0.0.2402

McAfee
Artemis!1314BCE7172A
5600.6837

McAfee Web Gateway
Artemis
7.6837

NANO AntiVirus
Trojan.Win32.Morstar.doatmi
0.30.0.296

Panda Antivirus
Trj/Genetic.gen
15.03.03.03

Qihoo 360 Security
HEUR/QVM41.1.Malware.Gen
1.0.0.1015

Reason Heuristics
PUP.Installer.PC Utilities
15.3.3.15

Sophos
Generic PUA EK
4.98

VIPRE Antivirus
OptimizerPro
38086

File size:
7.4 MB (7,740,368 bytes)

Product version:
3.3.1.7

Copyright:
PCUtilities Software Limited

Original file name:
OptimizerPR0

File type:
Executable application (Win32 EXE)

Language:
English (United States)

Common path:
C:\ProgramData\{ab80a925-752b-f9c5-ab80-0a925752a495}\optimizerproinstaller.exe

Digital Signature
Authority:
COMODO CA Limited

Valid from:
11/21/2014 1:00:00 AM

Valid to:
11/22/2015 12:59:59 AM

Subject:
CN=PC Utilities Software Limited, O=PC Utilities Software Limited, STREET=78 York Street, L=London, PostalCode=W1H 1DP, C=GB

Issuer:
CN=COMODO Code Signing CA 2, O=COMODO CA Limited, L=Salford, S=Greater Manchester, C=GB

Serial number:
00F10854548D47F74C920D7091D9057D6E

File PE Metadata
Compilation timestamp:
2/25/2015 3:42:10 PM

OS version:
5.1

OS bitness:
Win32

Subsystem:
Windows GUI

Linker version:
10.0

CTPH (ssdeep):
196608:M3sfVv1/BFH4smyGdMzmjkUSygnFQqxeo4MRbP7S9V:M3sfVFzACyrgF4aRbP29V

Entry address:
0x131D7

Entry point:
E8, 86, 7A, 00, 00, E9, 89, FE, FF, FF, 8B, FF, 55, 8B, EC, 83, EC, 20, 8B, 45, 08, 56, 57, 6A, 08, 59, BE, 20, 55, 42, 00, 8D, 7D, E0, F3, A5, 89, 45, F8, 8B, 45, 0C, 5F, 89, 45, FC, 5E, 85, C0, 74, 0C, F6, 00, 08, 74, 07, C7, 45, F4, 00, 40, 99, 01, 8D, 45, F4, 50, FF, 75, F0, FF, 75, E4, FF, 75, E0, FF, 15, 1C, 51, 42, 00, C9, C2, 08, 00, CC, CC, CC, 8B, 4C, 24, 04, F7, C1, 03, 00, 00, 00, 74, 24, 8A, 01, 83, C1, 01, 84, C0, 74, 4E, F7, C1, 03, 00, 00, 00, 75, EF, 05, 00, 00, 00, 00, 8D, A4, 24, 00, 00...
 
[+]

Code size:
142.5 KB (145,920 bytes)

The executing file has been seen to make the following network communication in live environments.

TCP (HTTP):
Connects to ec2-54-72-9-51.eu-west-1.compute.amazonaws.com  (54.72.9.51:80)

Remove optimizerproinstaller.exe - Powered by Reason Core Security