Babylon Ltd. is a software publisher located in Or-Yehuda, Israel*. The company is a primary distributor of unwanted software. Babylon is a translation service that publishers a web browser extension and toolbar designed to deliver context based advertising and search results. The company typically distributes its toolbar through various software bundles. The toolbar is listed as an unwanted application by anti-spyware software. The toolbar tends to install itself onto computers as an add-on with other software, and it changes users' home page to the Babylon search engine, adds the search engine to the computer and sets itself as the default. Thre are 8 additional code signing certificates issued to this publisher.
Thawte Consulting (Pty) Ltd.
3/9/2009 1:00:00 AM
3/10/2010 12:59:59 AM
CN=Babylon Ltd., OU=SECURE APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT, O=Babylon Ltd., L=Or-Yehuda, S=Or-Yehuda, C=IL
CN=Thawte Code Signing CA, O=Thawte Consulting (Pty) Ltd., C=ZA
Detections (100% detected)
PUP.Babylon (M), PUP.Babylon.Installer (M)
Microsoft Security Essentials
Win32/Toolbar.Babylon (variant), Win32/Toolbar.Conduit
Boost by Reason
The certificates below are also signed by Babylon Ltd..
3F04DE (Feb 22, 2005 to Feb 22, 2006)
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 Babylon Ltd. by Thawte Consulting (Pty) Ltd. on March 09, 2009 with the serial number '76b79b3b3038808496e06b3a6ff3981a'.