pro123-codedownloader.exe

pro123

Kimahri Software inc.

This adware uses the Crossrider platform to build and distribute this web browser advertising injection extension. Once installed in the browser it will hijack various browser settings (homepage, search) and may interfere and track behaviors as well as deliver ads. The application pro123-codedownloader.exe by Kimahri Software inc has been detected as adware by 16 anti-malware scanners. It runs as a scheduled task under the Windows Task Scheduler triggered to execute each time a user logs in. This file is typically installed with the program pro123 by Kimahri Software inc. which is a potentially unwanted software program. Built using the Crossrider web brower toolkit the CodeDownloader component will automatically connnect to the remote API server and download additional code/components for Freeven extension/toolbar. The component makes a number of requests to the host app-static.crossrider.com/plugins/.../monetization/monetizationLoader.js. It is part of the Brightcircle group of web-extensions that inject advertisements in the browser.
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Publisher:
Freeven  (signed by Kimahri Software inc.)

Product:
pro123

Description:
pro123 exe

Version:
1000.1000.1000.1000

MD5:
4590b9f66db1d13763faa923bd1ce152

SHA-1:
fcf01f6ae1ac7b3a5528c2a87711a8ed96ace349

SHA-256:
79704762e5c4276d93afa9e36dedd248ba832e101d03ffd952ac0d25df10953b

Scanner detections:
16 / 68

Status:
Adware

Explanation:
The software may change the browser's home page and search provider settings as well as display advertisements.

Note:
Crossrider is the owner of a platform that enables the creation of cross-browser extensions by developers but is not the owner of this detected application. The owner/publisher of this file is Kimahri Software inc..

Analysis date:
12/4/2016 7:09:21 AM UTC  (today)

Scan engine
Detection
Engine version

Avira AntiVirus
Adware/CrossRider.A.5565
7.11.151.112

Baidu Antivirus
Adware.Win32.CrossRider
4.0.3.14610

Bitdefender
Gen:Variant.Adware.Kazy.374109
1.0.20.805

Emsisoft Anti-Malware
Gen:Variant.Adware.Kazy.374109
8.14.06.10.11

ESET NOD32
Win32/Toolbar.CrossRider.AC (variant)
8.9849

F-Secure
Gen:Variant.Adware.Kazy.374109
11.2014-10-06_3

G Data
Gen:Variant.Adware.Kazy.374109
14.6.24

Malwarebytes
PUP.Optional.Feven.A
v2014.06.10.11

McAfee
Adware-CrossR!4590B9F66DB1
5600.7104

McAfee Web Gateway
Adware-CrossR!4590B9F66DB1
7.7104

MicroWorld eScan
Gen:Variant.Adware.Kazy.374109
15.0.0.483

Panda Antivirus
PUP/PlusHD
14.06.10.11

Qihoo 360 Security
Win32/Virus.Adware.2ec
1.0.0.1015

Reason Heuristics
PUP.Crossrider.KimahriSoftwareinc.V
14.6.10.11

Sophos
AppRider
4.98

VIPRE Antivirus
Crossrider
29618

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File size:
499.9 KB (511,848 bytes)

Product version:
1000.1000.1000.1000

Copyright:
Copyright 2011

Original file name:
pro123.exe

File type:
Executable application (Win32 EXE)

Language:
English (United States)

Common path:
C:\Program Files\pro123\pro123-codedownloader.exe

Digital Signature
Authority:
COMODO CA Limited

Valid from:
3/7/2013 1:00:00 AM

Valid to:
3/7/2016 12:59:59 AM

Subject:
CN=Kimahri Software inc., O=Kimahri Software inc., STREET=666 Sherbrooke Rue w, L=Montreal, S=Quebec, PostalCode=H3A 1E7, C=CA

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

Serial number:
00A1BB8569950C0B2080A11A0E2F618B33

File PE Metadata
Compilation timestamp:
5/25/2014 7:02:24 PM

OS version:
5.1

OS bitness:
Win32

Subsystem:
Windows GUI

Linker version:
11.0

CTPH (ssdeep):
6144:2L+VIcExroc7+LHs4V9G6lF4VEavtX9USSWB/vagpTBbVCKCkue:a8IcER7+HV9G6cH1eSSOagpTx7

Entry address:
0x41448

Entry point:
E8, 60, CA, 00, 00, E9, 00, 00, 00, 00, 6A, 14, 68, B0, 81, 47, 00, E8, 02, 4A, 00, 00, E8, 76, 1D, 00, 00, 0F, B7, F0, 6A, 02, E8, F3, C9, 00, 00, 59, B8, 4D, 5A, 00, 00, 66, 39, 05, 00, 00, 40, 00, 74, 04, 33, DB, EB, 33, A1, 3C, 00, 40, 00, 81, B8, 00, 00, 40, 00, 50, 45, 00, 00, 75, EB, B9, 0B, 01, 00, 00, 66, 39, 88, 18, 00, 40, 00, 75, DD, 33, DB, 83, B8, 74, 00, 40, 00, 0E, 76, 09, 39, 98, E8, 00, 40, 00, 0F, 95, C3, 89, 5D, E4, E8, 94, 7A, 00, 00, 85, C0, 75, 08, 6A, 1C, E8, DC, 00, 00, 00, 59, E8...
 
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Code size:
390.5 KB (399,872 bytes)

Scheduled Task
Task name:
3b706734-e80c-4aa8-820f-56129a5edfa2-1

Trigger:
Logon (Runs on logon)

Action:
pro123-codedownloader.exe \fiiwihh \gupytn=task \fiwyyjreh='pro123' \iirllix


The file pro123-codedownloader.exe has been discovered within the following program.

pro123  by Kimahri Software inc.
The Freeven adware injects advertising in the user's Internet browser by running as an extension and/or add-on. Ads are delivered in the form of search-related ads, banner and video ads, in-text ads and links, transitional, interstitial and full page ads.
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The executing file has been seen to make the following network communications in live environments.

TCP (HTTP):
Connects to update.srvstatsdata.com  (69.16.175.42:80)

 
http://update.srvstatsdata.com/installer_updates/003889/update.json

TCP (HTTP):
Connects to stats.srvstatsdata.com  (176.32.99.41:80)

TCP (HTTP):
Connects to app-static.crossrider.com  (69.16.175.10:80)

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