Browse Fox

Publisher Information

Browse Fox is a brand of the Sambreel/Yontoo group, a web advertising company located in Carlsbad, CA. The company is a primary distributor of unwanted software. It is part of the Yontoo/Sambreel group and distributes web browser add-ons, typically potentially unwanted and adware in nature, that are designed to modify a user's typical search beahvior as well as display context and popup advertising. There is one additional code signing certificate issued to this publisher.
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Authority:
VeriSign, Inc.

Valid from:
7/30/2013 2:00:00 AM

Valid to:
7/31/2014 1:59:59 AM

Subject:
CN=Browse Fox, OU=Digital ID Class 3 - Microsoft Software Validation v2, O=Browse Fox, L=Santa Monica, S=California, C=US

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:
3da9f504a9e9628c2224f40c9ea90c86

Scanner detections:
Detections  (100% detected)

Scan engine
Details
Detections

Reason Heuristics
Adware.Yontoo.BrowseFox, PUP.Yontoo.BrowseFox, PUP.Yontoo.BrowseFox (M), PUP.Yontoo.BrowseFox.Installer (M), Adware.Yontoo.BrowseFox (M)
100.00%

VIPRE Antivirus
Threat.4741131, Trojan.Win32.Generic, Yontoo, Adware.Agent, Threat.4150696
24.00%

AVG
Skodna.BrowseFox, Adware Generic_r.KF, MalSign.Skodna.BrowseFox, MalSign.Maucampo
24.00%

Dr.Web
Trojan.BPlug.46, Trojan.BPlug.48, Trojan.BPlug.292, Trojan.BPlug.49, Trojan.Yontoo.1820, Trojan.BPlug.123, Adware.Searcher.2574
20.00%

McAfee
Program.BrowseFox.a, Program.Artemis!0201935597E4, Artemis!A78B0FCFBFDE, Artemis!3338EADE966C, Artemis!F7FD54B896B0, Artemis!1307BA92E25B
18.00%

NANO AntiVirus
Riskware.Win32.BPlug.djpkri, Riskware.Win32.Kranet.ddtxbd, Trojan.Win32.BPlug.dfupym, Trojan.Win32.CCM.cwxrgd, Riskware.Win32.Kranet.dfdpwk
18.00%

McAfee Web Gateway
BrowseFox.a, Artemis!0201935597E4, Artemis!A78B0FCFBFDE, Artemis!3338EADE966C, Artemis!F7FD54B896B0, Artemis!898D084358C0
16.00%

Baidu Antivirus
Adware.Win32.BrowseFox
16.00%

Agnitum Outpost
PUA.LinkSwift, Riskware.Agent, PUA.Agent, Trojan.BPlug, PUA.Yotoon
14.00%

Jiangmin
AdWare/LinkSwift.dp, Adware/Agent.knu, Adware/Agent.jtn, Adware/Agent.jpo, AdWare/Yotoon.m, Adware/Agent.kco, AdWare/Yotoon.l
14.00%

1 / 68      (Adware)
wstlib.sys (StdLib)  (99ff4d67d21f21ec58639d6f920b934e)

22 / 68    (Adware)
{c83c7c03-36f9-4f8f-aa6d-c837575d4eca}w.sys (StdLib)  (241aa6de5e45ea2a68974771087ea641)

1 / 68      (Adware)
BrowseFox.GCUpdate.dll (by BrowseFox)  (de3264d43b7cea03a183e256e29a88ee)

1 / 68      (Adware)
wstlib.sys (StdLib)  (ad1e57c225da1cbcc09ceebc34299e03)

1 / 68      (Adware)
browsefox.browseradapters.dll.mal  (fb97bbd0a108c4caa378c9820fced9a1)

1 / 68      (Adware)
BrowseFox.PurBrowseG.dll  (7ec84255768ae9a91e60dfbea9a2649d)

1 / 68      (Adware)
browsefoxbaapp.dll  (9b45ab34c784b5c9751e15f293db9ace)

1 / 68      (Adware)
browsefox.browseradapter.exe  (40845ad481bb09e1c30e408e46e5d859)

1 / 68      (Adware)
{c83c7c03-36f9-4f8f-aa6d-c837575d4eca}w.sys (StdLib)  (b31339075ef47a48d1cd1412758e7009)

32 / 68    (Adware)

1 / 68      (Adware)
browsefoxbaapp.dll  (d89caa1803f0350638822a37d1d5f1f7)

1 / 68      (Adware)
browsefox.browseradapter.exe  (a58ea13286907d27e8bb76ca997981bb)

1 / 68      (Adware)
{c83c7c03-36f9-4f8f-aa6d-c837575d4eca}gw64.sys  (ebf05619ba56c31638690c5f6e72980a)

1 / 68      (Adware)
BrowseFox.IEUpdate.dll (by BrowseFox)  (479bff0fb1933324f1545ae9765a9491)

2 / 68      (Adware)
updatebrowsefox.exe  (c67bfc00d8023eb3ae34f7a7e420765b)

1 / 68      (Adware)
browsefox.purbrowse64.exe  (b33de2459dcb11166c1bec72d6670a4f)

1 / 68      (Adware)
BrowseFox.PurBrowse.dll  (051fdd502b7f3e11bd166a31f1905a5f)

1 / 68      (Adware)
BrowseFoxBrowserFilter.exe  (1a3e5f1d8c36f05d5f45eead02be5c84)

3 / 68      (Adware)
wstlib64.sys (StdLib)  (21cf4eeb6248e49180901ba0dbdcab5a)

1 / 68      (Adware)
updatebrowsefox.exe  (b592a6b92a63ec177a1a1463c37e1820)

1 / 68      (Adware)
BrowseFox.CompatibilityChecker.dll  (207525b72c2f740255089ee0ccde34ea)

1 / 68      (Adware)
BrowseFox.exe  (26f0db8558d159eb0c9c3eebdb83df15)

1 / 68      (Adware)
BrowseFox.BrowserAdapterS.dll  (6346c2a770137f1eb1c6a5f83faac596)

2 / 68      (Adware)
updatebrowsefox.exe  (3a1289f8601dbc77379c29c5ac205969)

1 / 68      (Adware)
wstlib64.sys (StdLib)  (7fb3c811ac22f05265e0e4610c8a1579)

1 / 68      (Adware)
BrowseFox.exe  (b200f0957298fc112df2fcea4855972a)

1 / 68      (Adware)
BrowseFox.BrowserAdapterS.dll  (67360722d49ec133129f80157b019f0b)

1 / 68      (Adware)
browsefox.purbrowse64.exe.pendingoverwrite  (0e3c6826cad6124ac80c3de789514132)

1 / 68      (Adware)
BrowseFox.exe  (8ef80081335dbc6701cf248a2a20470b)

1 / 68      (Adware)
utilbrowsefox.exe  (e645d9d307c2a43dd63441bb90a6e243)

 
Latest 30 of 220 files

The following certificate is also signed by Browse Fox.

01384FB7929C948C4A9ACD0BC2F3E8C0  (Aug 05, 2014 to Sep 05, 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 Browse Fox by VeriSign, Inc. on July 30, 2013 with the serial number '3da9f504a9e9628c2224f40c9ea90c86'.