setup.exe

ClickMeIn Limited

The installer utilizes the installCore download manager which may bundle additional offers for various ad-supported toolbars, extensions and utilities. The application setup.exe by ClickMeIn Limited has been detected as adware by 8 anti-malware scanners. The program is a setup application that uses the installCore installer. The setup program uses the InstallCore engine which may bundle additional software offers including toolbars and browser extensions.
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Publisher:
ClickMeIn Limited  (signed and verified)

MD5:
2b66ad2777bfb2596b17f9a73667a797

SHA-1:
b32208807b17e4a3840ee32cc96c0d9f95640034

SHA-256:
6a25ecf8b3378d205dbcb5d445602c457da98e95658cb192c7405cd58dccb332

Scanner detections:
8 / 68

Status:
Adware

Explanation:
Uses the InstallCore download manager to install additional potentially unwanted software which may include extensions such as DealPly and various toolbars.

Description:
This is also known as bundleware, or downloadware, which is an downloader designed to simply deliver ad-supported offers in the setup routine of an otherwise legitimate software.

Analysis date:
12/2/2016 7:13:42 PM UTC  (today)

Scan engine
Detection
Engine version

Dr.Web
Adware.InstallCore.110
9.0.1.0161

ESET NOD32
Win32/InstallCore.IE (variant)
8.9329

Malwarebytes
v2014.06.10.11

McAfee
Artemis!2B66AD2777BF
5600.7104

McAfee Web Gateway
Artemis!2B66AD2777BF
7.7104

Reason Heuristics
PUP.Installer.ClickMeInLimited.F
14.6.10.11

Rising Antivirus
PE:Malware.XPACK-LNR/Heur!1.5594
23.00.65.14608

Trend Micro House Call
TROJ_GEN.F47V0122
7.2.161

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File size:
563 KB (576,544 bytes)

File type:
Executable application (Win32 EXE)

Bundler/Installer:
installCore (using Inno Setup)

Common path:
C:\users\{user}\downloads\setup.exe

Digital Signature
Authority:
VeriSign, Inc.

Valid from:
1/12/2012 2:00:00 AM

Valid to:
3/3/2015 1:59:59 AM

Subject:
CN=ClickMeIn Limited, OU=Digital ID Class 3 - Microsoft Software Validation v2, O=ClickMeIn Limited, L=Nicosia, S=Nicosia, C=CY

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:
0181B78FA98E62B38390017BFFA25E8C

File PE Metadata
Compilation timestamp:
6/20/1992 1:22:17 AM

OS version:
1.0

OS bitness:
Win32

Subsystem:
Windows GUI

Linker version:
2.25

CTPH (ssdeep):
12288:7B1U6IyMJfsGjBaDnQ8tEMrSvaO7VuokJmws5RHAzpVfeHgSoan2jRKU9aG5:1abyMJfsUBGnQgEEGEBJlsjiTWH9oaQB

Entry address:
0x98CC

Entry point:
55, 8B, EC, 83, C4, CC, 53, 56, 57, 33, C0, 89, 45, F0, 89, 45, DC, E8, FA, 97, FF, FF, E8, 01, AA, FF, FF, E8, 2C, CC, FF, FF, E8, 73, CC, FF, FF, E8, 0A, F3, FF, FF, E8, 71, F4, FF, FF, 33, C0, 55, 68, 76, 9F, 40, 00, 64, FF, 30, 64, 89, 20, 33, D2, 55, 68, 2C, 9F, 40, 00, 64, FF, 32, 64, 89, 22, A1, 14, B0, 40, 00, E8, 9B, FE, FF, FF, E8, 26, FA, FF, FF, 8D, 55, F0, 33, C0, E8, E0, D0, FF, FF, 8B, 55, F0, B8, D8, BD, 40, 00, E8, AB, 98, FF, FF, 6A, 02, 6A, 00, 6A, 01, 8B, 0D, D8, BD, 40, 00, B2, 01, B8...
 
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Packer / compiler:
Inno Setup v5.x - Installer Maker

Code size:
36 KB (36,864 bytes)

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