Boris Burkin is a brand of publishers/developers run by WebPick Internet Holdings Ltd. located in Ramat Ha'Chayal Tel Aviv, Israel. The company is a primary distributor of unwanted software. Boris Burkin is a developer of WebPick Internet Holdings and publishes a number of adware web browser plugins designed to monitor web browser behavior and inject advertisements (banner, popups, text-links, etc.) in the browser by using the WebPick InstalleRex monetization delivery platform. These programs from Boris Burkin are typiclaly installed on a variety of names and misspellings and are very difficult to remove. According to WebPick, they use developers to sign their adware in order to "throw off competitors".
COMODO CA Limited
9/18/2013 7:00:00 PM
9/19/2014 6:59:59 PM
CN=Boris Burkin, O=Boris Burkin, STREET=Tankistiv 14, L=Kyiv, S=Kyivska, PostalCode=03061, C=UA
CN=COMODO Code Signing CA 2, O=COMODO CA Limited, L=Salford, S=Greater Manchester, C=GB
Detections (100% detected)
PUP.Installer.BorisBurkin.M, PUP.Installer.BorisBurkin.I, PUP.Installer.BorisBurkin.CC, Adware.WebPick.Installer.s, Adware.WebPick.Installer.?, PUP.Installer.WebPick, Threat.WebPick.Installer, Adware.AdInjector.Installer.WebPick, Adware.WebPick.Installer (M), PUP.WebPick.BorisBurkin.Installer (M)
InstallRex, PUA 'InstallRex'
Antiy Labs AVL
Downware.TSU, AdWare.Agent, Downloader.AdLoad
Downloads URLs for files signed by Boris Burkin.
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 Boris Burkin by COMODO CA Limited on September 18, 2013 with the serial number '033ad040336e8286df7acf4d4908361f'.