Air Software

Publisher Information

Air Software is a software publisher located in Victoria, British Columbia in Canada*. The company is a primary distributor of unwanted software. Air Software distributes a download mnanager and installer as well as wraps open source and legitimate software with advertising offers that include adware and toolbars. The company owns dozens of 'download sites' that bundle such unwanted software (Conduit, Ask, Babylon, etc.) with its Air Installer. Thre are 4 additional code signing certificates issued to this publisher.
Authority:
VeriSign, Inc.

Valid from:
2/29/2012 6:00:00 PM

Valid to:
3/1/2013 5:59:59 PM

Subject:
CN=Air Software, OU=Digital ID Class 3 - Microsoft Software Validation v2, O=Air Software, L=Victoria, S=British Columbia, C=CA

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:
36d5aa8967e82240d5afec2f301b54ed

Scanner detections:
Detections  (100% detected)

Scan engine
Details
Detections

Reason Heuristics
PUP.Air Software.AirSoftware.Bundler (M)
100.00%

VIPRE Antivirus
Threat.4782985, AirInstaller
82.00%

Sophos
AirInstaller, PUA 'AirInstaller'
82.00%

Comodo Security
Application.Win32.AirAdInstaller.B, Application.Win32.AirAdInstaller.A
82.00%

Avira AntiVirus
Adware/AirAdInstaller.AC.1, Adware/AirAdInstaller.K.17, Adware/AirAdInstaller.AD.2, Adware/AirAdInstaller.AL, Adware/AirAdInstaller.AH.4
80.00%

Rising Antivirus
PE:PUF.Airinstall!1.9C4C
80.00%

Panda Antivirus
Adware/AirInstaller
78.00%

IKARUS anti.virus
PUA.AirAdInstaller, AdWare.AirAdInstaller, not-a-virus:AdWare.Win32
78.00%

Dr.Web
Adware.Downware.667, Adware.Downware.10027, Adware.Downware.10718, Adware.Downware.10027, Adware.Downware.10718, Adware.Downware.586
76.00%

avast!
Win32:Adware-CAH [PUP], Win32:Installer-L [PUP]
76.00%

12 / 68    (Adware)
flash_setup.exe (Flash Video Player by AirInstaller)  (e2b6cc71e486bce69e5feea4f5eb5535)

1 / 68      (Adware)
flash_setup.exe (Flash Video Player by AirInstaller)  (1d9fa227d54ec9f1aa79bae290304db0)

28 / 68    (Adware)
setup.exe (Download Manager by AirInstaller)  (dee3d73c892f42a0b213328e2b51af46)

29 / 68    (Adware)
pc_speed.exe (Download Manager by AirInstaller)  (f6d26691f94c74f89778f1e5c4ec0619)

1 / 68      (Adware)
setup.exe (Flash Video Player by AirInstaller)  (0d3d139b2216065d75e4b01624050349)

10 / 68    (Adware)
pdf_setup.exe (Soda PDF by AirInstaller)  (364d858c5b3d039159b66d52ba91a0f7)

29 / 68    (Adware)
pc_speed.exe (Download Manager by AirInstaller)  (b5f91506cb63a002f1af6e11ea1ac904)

1 / 68      (Adware)
pc_speed.exe (Download Manager by AirInstaller)  (57be5c87b47f9f31662a89f772f09f1f)

29 / 68    (Adware)
pc_speed.exe (Download Manager by AirInstaller)  (efe49b2bfdf302b095bd5b07e67a4db0)

1 / 68      (Adware)
zip_setup.exe (SoftZipper by AirInstaller)  (c5eebba602c29b34b302027dfb852da1)

28 / 68    (Adware)
setup.exe (Download Manager by AirInstaller)  (65a23da541e80243175ba409cddd9637)

28 / 68    (Adware)
setup.exe (Download Manager by AirInstaller)  (007f2aca81556374ac225e73f53d614d)

29 / 68    (Adware)
pc_speed.exe (Download Manager by AirInstaller)  (4484bf24e4714d2dd96e442950fd0a6a)

28 / 68    (Adware)
setup.exe (Download Manager by AirInstaller)  (78d01d0a88d2b15bdd37dba2b5454120)

28 / 68    (Adware)
setup.exe (Download Manager by AirInstaller)  (326b95d0b230e04100a87ca6e1b9e689)

19 / 68    (Adware)
yahoo_setup.exe (Y! Chat Messenger by AirInstaller)  (cd8718c0b5439d08e47d4d709fdee43c)

20 / 68    (Adware)
free_download.exe (Download Manager by AirInstaller)  (03b4592468b7d369ec5ca948b9bf37c0)

1 / 68      (Adware)
msnchatmessenger_setup.exe (<TITLE> by AirInstaller)  (fc97c54546950b5ce2cc2750bbe406eb)

1 / 68      (Adware)
setup.exe (MSN Chat Messenger by AirInstaller)  (3e1e5f1ea44660bc5aae79282d2746d2)

33 / 68    (Adware)
setup.exe (Flash Video Player by AirInstaller)  (503b4f32ddabf14cca1e4943cc66edd6)

33 / 68    (Adware)
setup.exe (Flash Video Player by AirInstaller)  (26330c8dd50dd0d5fece1eb1eb944f9e)

1 / 68      (Adware)
click (Download Manager by AirInstaller)  (75761cf86072b45a58a4b51af8b5f1b4)

18 / 68    (Adware)

1 / 68      (Adware)
word_free.exe (WordFree by AirInstaller)  (1c7f93b89ddad427d6ed4ce8e04cee86)

28 / 68    (Adware)
setup.exe (Download Manager by AirInstaller)  (bd4b40767f13587a5ab19aec65892c20)

28 / 68    (Adware)
setup.exe (Download Manager by AirInstaller)  (633be54fb48f2a13efc87a606242b63a)

29 / 68    (Adware)
pc_speed.exe (Download Manager by AirInstaller)  (5cf6363decb5c16902eb047de8a9ad06)

28 / 68    (Adware)
setup.exe (Download Manager by AirInstaller)  (1fb521a005b62b0a2281e5e567179310)

29 / 68    (Adware)
pc_speed.exe (Download Manager by AirInstaller)  (42516665f54213ee6272a39fedc0f7fe)

29 / 68    (Adware)
setup.exe (<TITLE> by AirInstaller)  (e9f3f69efeb81f8f18019626b60c6547)

 
Latest 30 of 847 files

Downloads URLs for files signed by Air Software.

20 / 68    (Adware)

Top-level domains owned by Air Software.

The certificates below are also signed by Air Software.

6CF1F27B980B710E832023D598BFDACF  (Mar 08, 2015 to May 07, 2016)

16564ACDBB7F9D84DADD0FD418C69A51  (Feb 16, 2015 to Apr 17, 2016)

3AC786E09219DF82DA830E461D4FC39F  (Jan 24, 2013 to Mar 26, 2015)

00C3BFAFF5374660A208126E655CBD3E13  (Jun 27, 2011 to Jun 27, 2012)

The following publishers (by Authenticode signature organization name) are related.

* Note, the details and description above are based on the code signing digital signature issued to Air Software by VeriSign, Inc. on February 29, 2012 with the serial number '36d5aa8967e82240d5afec2f301b54ed'.