Big Water Applications, LLC

Publisher Information

Big Water Applications, LLC is a software developer located in Carlsbad, California in the United States*. The company is a primary distributor of unwanted software. Big Water Applications (a brand of Injekt, LLC) is an adware distributor of ad-supported bundled software including Spy Guard, Secure Web and InfoSeeker run by Injekt LLC (and others) located at 640 Grand Ave Carlsbad, CA 92008. The company is/patners with various other adware publishers under the same team including Parallel Lines Development, Western Web Applications, Big Water, Mesa Roha Solutions, and Creative Island Media. The primary application that publisher distributes is web browser extesnsions that are bundled by 3rd-part download managers. There is one additional code signing certificate issued to this publisher.
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Authority:
COMODO CA Limited

Valid from:
4/21/2013 8:00:00 PM

Valid to:
4/22/2014 7:59:59 PM

Subject:
CN="Big Water Applications, LLC", O="Big Water Applications, LLC", STREET=640 Grand Ave, STREET=Suite E, L=Carlsbad, S=CA, PostalCode=92008, C=US

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

Serial number:
0088dd6a4df46d819c84b9e99d7a0530c5

Scanner detections:
Detections  (100% detected)

Scan engine
Details
Detections

Reason Heuristics
PUP.BigWaterApplications.V, PUP.Installer.BigWaterApplications.I, PUP.Installer.BigWaterApplications.F, PUP.BigWaterApplications.G, PUP.Injekt, PUP.Installer.Injekt, PUP.Injekt.BigWaterApplications.Installer (M), PUP.Injekt.BigWaterApplications (M)
100.00%

Dr.Web
Threat.Undefined, Adware.Plugin.36, Adware.Yontoo.81, Trojan.StartPage.59667, Adware.Plugin.128, Adware.Plugin.173, Adware.Downware.2535
28.00%

ESET NOD32
MSIL/Adware.PullUpdate (variant), Win32/ExFriendAlert (variant), Win32/Toolbar.WebApp (variant)
22.00%

VIPRE Antivirus
Threat.4784449, Threat.4150696, Injekt
20.00%

IKARUS anti.virus
AdWare.Win32.ExFriendAlert, AdWare.Agent
14.00%

Malwarebytes
PUP.Optional.SpyGuard.A, PUP.Optional.SearchDonkey.A, PUP.Optional.Updater.A
12.00%

avast!
Win32:BHO-AMO [PUP], Win32:TubeDim-A [PUP]
12.00%

McAfee Web Gateway
BehavesLike.Win32.Downloader.tc, Artemis, Artemis!D4B6C2A4C3ED, Artemis!F3A1E27D6577
12.00%

Vba32 AntiVirus
suspected of Trojan.Downloader.gen.h, TScope.Trojan.MSIL
12.00%

Trend Micro House Call
TROJ_GEN.F47V0610, TROJ_GEN.F47V0218, TROJ_GEN.F47V0604, Suspicious_GEN.F47V0716
12.00%

1 / 68      (Adware)
setup.exe  (fb93b7df7f54984fece0719b2d89d4d5)

1 / 68      (Adware)
common.dll (Spy Guard by Big Water Applications)  (396bb41e44640d60b209cf0ff9de0db1)

1 / 68      (Adware)
setup.exe  (8eab469f111408e12875cdbaf03402ca)

1 / 68      (Adware)
setup.exe  (dc19f920093ae7f3a42dc78f47773c85)

1 / 68      (Adware)
helper.dll  (ba2f42f8d9b7fe32f91eafc88d44efa5)

1 / 68      (Adware)
common.dll (InfoSeeker by Big Water Applications)  (cb2a779e36513b2e532c2eeddc5c0251)

1 / 68      (Adware)
setup.exe  (4493f1f9a007911006a082392085f19f)

1 / 68      (Adware)
setup_1605_es-b11b7330.exe  (bc1d50d9883a9f55ff3982bb126e07d6)

1 / 68      (Adware)
_updater.exe (Updater)  (221db4eab3a8eac34800499a8af797c1)

1 / 68      (Adware)
common.dll (InfoSeeker by Big Water Applications)  (9de18a139e49f9a60dd09953fcb58553)

1 / 68      (Adware)

1 / 68      (Adware)
setup.exe  (470a9bb83a5d9a484c4aaffab2de9469)

1 / 68      (Adware)
setup.exe  (7d223ea1018bd3a740f94b1beb166cb5)

1 / 68      (Adware)
setup.exe  (58978e8b69881830bdf9c21568954402)

1 / 68      (Adware)
uninstall.exe  (19e72d4daa924d4ff66766e7f156a48f)

1 / 68      (Adware)
util_ex.dll  (f2b480d4f2227f0738f6765fded66bc7)

1 / 68      (Adware)
common.dll (Spy Guard by Big Water Applications)  (5543ef16e46e3c47238b5e8e3b79c582)

1 / 68      (Adware)
chromehelper.exe (WatchDog)  (5ff0dd39bc2905da0d378414b346121d)

24 / 68    (Adware)
updater.exe (Updater)  (9763c4630a8699cad0c029a3165bc269)

1 / 68      (Adware)
_common.dll (Secure Web by Big Water Applications)  (5d386f290760f66e65c1aa1e6f83c104)

1 / 68      (Adware)
common.dll (InfoSeeker by Big Water Applications)  (c15869e0d2a779e45812bdd9393e1f9b)

1 / 68      (Adware)

1 / 68      (Adware)
setup_2.exe  (6a4e689fc878ade9c6476b1bf1d42257)

1 / 68      (Adware)
util_ex.dll  (9912c7717d0911508216ee2c9b48f096)

1 / 68      (Adware)
iehelper.exe (WatchDog)  (205da1488ac42556ac5c6509ade7ae20)

24 / 68    (Adware)
updater.exe (Updater)  (9addb9d764d4d454a391a9347df5ef03)

1 / 68      (Adware)
setup.exe  (dc53acdce8ff45d93349d00ec296e4a7)

4 / 68      (Adware)
common.dll (InfoSeeker by Big Water Applications)  (ed1e75359a4dc226422728e73f302abf)

17 / 68    (Adware)
setup.exe  (fac42b91e08c501df466e3a3333bf22c)

6 / 68      (Adware)
setup.exe  (d4b6c2a4c3ed182d6ec1a287a448f2ef)

 
Latest 30 of 132 files

Downloads URLs for files signed by Big Water Applications, LLC.

1 / 68      (Adware)
http://d.disturbicons.com/Disturbicons/1005/.../Setup.exe  (fb93b7df7f54984fece0719b2d89d4d5)

1 / 68      (Adware)
http://dl.spyguardapp.com/SpyGuard/47302/.../Setup.exe  (8eab469f111408e12875cdbaf03402ca)

Top-level domains owned by Big Water Applications, LLC.

The following certificate is also signed by Big Water Applications, LLC.

0C8B8C8404BDAF0C09C54486BDE81E2C  (May 27, 2014 to May 28, 2015)

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

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* Note, the details and description above are based on the code signing digital signature issued to Big Water Applications, LLC by COMODO CA Limited on April 21, 2013 with the serial number '0088dd6a4df46d819c84b9e99d7a0530c5'.