popupbroker.exe

GreatArcadeHits

The application popupbroker.exe by GreatArcadeHits has been detected as adware by 1 anti-malware scanner with very strong indications that the file is a potential threat. This file is typically installed with the program GreatArcadeHits by ArcadeYum LLC which is a potentially unwanted software program.
Publisher:
GreatArcadeHits  (signed and verified)

MD5:
9b1675e7c224daa3a9057b1cb4fb776b

SHA-1:
8c3fb4d0a631a3a0f01ef748fe22b77a6225024e

SHA-256:
71a4aea3f0bc951897779712ad97f0bc233459d7d08236a982106430dd715cb4

Scanner detections:
1 / 68

Status:
Adware

Note:
Our current pool of anti-malware engines have not currently detected this file, however based on our own detection heuristics we feel that this file is unwanted.

Analysis date:
8/8/2014 6:35:12 AM UTC  (one month ago)

Scan engine
Detection
Engine version

Reason Heuristics
PUP.GreatArcadeHits.L
14.8.8.2

File size:
73 KB (74,704 bytes)

File type:
Executable application (Win32 EXE)

Common path:
C:\users\user\appdata\local\greatarcadehits\popupbroker.exe

Digital Signature
Signed by:

Authority:
Thawte, Inc.

Valid from:
8/9/2013 3:00:00 AM

Valid to:
8/10/2015 2:59:59 AM

Subject:
CN=GreatArcadeHits, O=GreatArcadeHits, L=Irvine, S=California, C=US

Issuer:
CN=Thawte Code Signing CA - G2, O="Thawte, Inc.", C=US

Serial number:
77081FF5940F807A25702F6EA4F13C29

File PE Metadata
Compilation timestamp:
12/6/2013 1:54:35 PM

OS version:
5.1

OS bitness:
Win32

Subsystem:
Windows Console

Linker version:
10.0

CTPH (ssdeep):
1536:GHUNamaUWlMM3ucnavkvmaDSxjlydM3sPX1ioo+jjRPkC9KFX:nItUWlnVa6tD+jlydMcPX1i9M8C4

Entry address:
0x2C40

Entry point:
E8, 5A, 27, 00, 00, E9, 95, FE, FF, FF, 8B, FF, 55, 8B, EC, 8B, 45, 08, 33, C9, 3B, 04, CD, B0, D0, 40, 00, 74, 13, 41, 83, F9, 2D, 72, F1, 8D, 48, ED, 83, F9, 11, 77, 0E, 6A, 0D, 58, 5D, C3, 8B, 04, CD, B4, D0, 40, 00, 5D, C3, 05, 44, FF, FF, FF, 6A, 0E, 59, 3B, C8, 1B, C0, 23, C1, 83, C0, 08, 5D, C3, E8, AB, 17, 00, 00, 85, C0, 75, 06, B8, 18, D2, 40, 00, C3, 83, C0, 08, C3, 8B, FF, 55, 8B, EC, 83, EC, 10, FF, 75, 0C, 8D, 4D, F0, E8, F9, FB, FF, FF, 8B, 45, F0, 83, B8, AC, 00, 00, 00, 01, 7E, 13, 8D, 45...
 
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Entropy:
5.9515

Code size:
29.5 KB (30,208 bytes)

The file popupbroker.exe has been discovered within the following programs.

GreatArcadeHits  by ArcadeYum LLC
GreatArcadeHits is a web browser extension and toolbar that delivers contextual based advertising as well as modify the user's web browser home and search pages to provide advertising and search.
www.GreatArcadeHits.com
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greatarcadehitsie.dll  (cbaeecf4534dcff7f612178e2b0472e5e51e0697)

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gahupdate.exe  (ae2df02c1cab31cbe66e9f7a2c05bc52b69ef453)

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copy1-setupgreatarcadehits.exe  (da95c8878612c1bd7539c6328cc8a0eecfd0de5f)

1 / 68      (Adware)
setupgreatarcadehits.exe  (d111033bdb502eb51b32a4187835ca56db3eeaca)

3 / 68      (Adware)
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