CBS Interactive is a software developer located in San Francisco, California in the United States*. The publisher primarily developes software that can be classified as adware. CBS Interactive is CNET's Download.com parent company which distributes software utilizing a custom branded Tightrope Interactive (WebInstaller) download manager that may offer to install various ad-supported software. Thre are 2 additional code signing certificates issued to this publisher.
7/23/2009 8:00:00 PM
7/24/2011 7:59:59 PM
CN=CBS Interactive, OU=Digital ID Class 3 - Microsoft Software Validation v2, O=CBS Interactive, L=San Francisco, S=California, C=US
Detections (100% detected)
Bundler.PPI.CBSInteractive.N, Bundler.PPI.CBSInteractive.O, Bundler.PPI.CBSInteractive.a, Bundler.PPI.CBSInteractive.FF, Bundler.PPI.CBSInteractive.EE, Bundler.PPI.Installer.CBS, PUP.CBS.CBSInteractive.Bundler (M)
Win32/OpenCandy, Win32/InstallCore (variant), Win32/OpenCandy potentially unsafe, Win32/InstallCore.D potentially unwanted (variant)
Trojan.Win32.Agent, Adware.Win32.OpenCandy, Hacktool.Win32.OpenCandy
OpenCandy, Generic PUA GF
Adware/OpenCandy, W32/Adware_fam.NB, Riskware/InstallCore
Adware.OpenCandy (Not a Virus)
Gen:Variant.Application.InstallCore.13, Win32.Adware.OpenCandy, Win32.Application.Dealply
Downloads URLs for files signed by CBS Interactive.
The following websites host and distribute files published by CBS Interactive.
The certificates below are also signed by CBS Interactive.
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 CBS Interactive by VeriSign, Inc. on July 23, 2009 with the serial number '5bd0bbf0908aba158e3ff8aacea4cd92'.