ClientConnect LTD

Publisher Information

ClientConnect LTD is a software developer located in Ness Ziona, Israel*. The company is a primary distributor of adware type software. ClientConnect is the division of browser toolbars and web browser extensions that was formed out of the merger of Conduit and Perion. Perion effectively took over Conduit's toolbar development and distribution business now named ClientConnect ("Conduit will spin off its Client Connect business, which includes its monetization and distribution platform for publishers and developers."). ClientConnect is the current distribution source of various bundlers including Search Protect and SweetPacks Toolbar. Thre are 22 additional code signing certificates issued to this publisher.
Authority:
VeriSign, Inc.

Valid from:
2/4/2014 1:00:00 AM

Valid to:
2/6/2016 12:59:59 AM

Subject:
CN=ClientConnect LTD, OU=Digital ID Class 3 - Microsoft Software Validation v2, OU=DM4, O=ClientConnect LTD, L=Ness Ziona, S=Israel, C=IL

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:
201c61613e36ef7dd163280196cd80f7

Scanner detections:
Detections  (100% detected)

Scan engine
Details
Detections

Reason Heuristics
PUP.Installer.ClientConnect.Y, PUP.Installer.ClientConnect.a, PUP.Installer.ClientConnect.?, PUP.Installer.ClientConnect.CC, PUP.Installer.ClientConnect.BB, PUP.Installer.ClientConnect.J, PUP.ClientConnect.j, PUP.Installer.ClientConnect.O, PUP.ClientConnect.Y, PUP.Installer.ClientConnect.X, PUP.Installer.ClientConnect.M, PUP.Installer.ClientConnect.d, PUP.Installer.ClientConnect.AA, PUP.Installer.ClientConnect.L, PUP.Installer.ClientConnect.l, PUP.Installer.ClientConnect.R, PUP.ClientConnect.h, PUP.ClientConnect.f
100.00%

avast!
Win32:Adware-BRM [PUP]
96.00%

VIPRE Antivirus
Conduit, Threat.4786236, Threat.4150696, Trojan.Win32.Generic
96.00%

AVG
Generic, MalSign.Generic
96.00%

Kaspersky
not-a-virus:WebToolbar.Win32.Agent
92.00%

Malwarebytes
PUP.Optional.ClientConnect, PUP.Optional.Conduit, PUP.Optional.Conduit.A
90.00%

K7 Gateway Antivirus
Adware , Unwanted-Program , Trojan
82.00%

K7 AntiVirus
Trojan , Unwanted-Program
74.00%

Fortinet FortiGate
Riskware/Toolbar_Conduit, Riskware/Conduit, Riskware/Agent, Riskware/ClientConnect
74.00%

Dr.Web
Adware.Conduit.96, Trojan.PWS.Stealer.13174, Adware.Conduit.87
72.00%

16 / 68    (Adware)
ursoftsetup.exe (1.3.9.0.140504.01)  (a0f2c2386905de35625f26645e57b73d)

15 / 68    (Adware)

14 / 68    (Adware)
fdmclient.dll (by ClientConnect)  (e505d45a7361c89dbbc55bcdb7cfa9db)

20 / 68    (Adware)
tb_hao123.exe  (3c36f916dff35109db662cb697e203da)

18 / 68    (Adware)
tb_hao123.exe  (8b002ebac6e6e65c45f14d40c15e3e8d)

13 / 68    (Adware)
onlineweather.png&softwaredescription=  (a47bd146e5060c0ca9b8e7350ccde601)

13 / 68    (Adware)
youtubebyclickvideodownloader_tsa2xiebc.exe  (c4a3f400ecc3bd42c02255d2c2fc9f38)

21 / 68    (Adware)
Stardoll.exe (1.3.9.0.140504.01)  (942ba117c2964cdee75970e48b5458c2)

17 / 68    (Adware)

16 / 68    (Adware)
NewsBin_Pro_v6.52_Beta_3.exe (1.3.9.0.140504.01)  (d0ac79407696072513e21ce2546b6fbd)

19 / 68    (Adware)

18 / 68    (Adware)
ytbyclick.exe (1.3.9.0.140504.01)  (d436c1252e72249a22ce261cee723364)

17 / 68    (Adware)
Game_Booster_v4.0.68.0.exe (1.3.9.0.140504.01)  (4ee362bee77369a8ec189a6f2895f1f7)

17 / 68    (Adware)
Opera_64bit_v12.16.exe (1.3.9.0.140504.01)  (d1500eb9c7a5b86a2fe15c085b45683c)

15 / 68    (Adware)

23 / 68    (Adware)
Nitro_PDF_Reader_64bit_v3.5.6.5.exe (1.3.9.0.140504.01)  (a836f6e3fd74656997132a9d8517320e)

17 / 68    (Adware)

17 / 68    (Adware)

20 / 68    (Adware)
VLC_v2.1.5.exe (1.3.9.0.140504.01)  (c0987309dd22457b89a3e19d335b8a4b)

17 / 68    (Adware)
wordweb__allmyapps_tsv38zkne.exe (1.3.9.0.140504.01)  (8419d1a36c3dd74ada3ffdf2bae134ce)

15 / 68    (Adware)

15 / 68    (Adware)
fdmclient.dll (by ClientConnect)  (f4e5b3b1a9e54c289c15a19b172834ee)

6 / 68      (Adware)
proxyinstaller.exe  (939e3e0d15db2c84227cd9f67f22d780)

17 / 68    (Adware)
unconfirmed 50315.crdownload (1.3.9.0.140504.01)  (1fe15b812b15aaaf543f2f8c6eab3080)

16 / 68    (Adware)
Meltemi_v2.0.exe (1.3.9.0.140504.01)  (b94f6ea3f5c69fa4fc7de61c9c287830)

22 / 68    (Adware)

18 / 68    (Adware)
your_uninstaller_tsa2t2lj1.exe (1.3.9.0.140504.01)  (c319c0ea4f542c7757fcc16b8fc6bb13)

12 / 68    (Adware)
usb-fehlerbehebung.exe  (57d4e4d6f3e8e89b82883aa115a45fc8)

13 / 68    (Adware)
lingoes__allmyapps_tsa1ns9tq.exe (1.3.9.0.140504.01)  (a7f6f7db8856fb9a076785fd5418f0d9)

1 / 68      (Adware)

 
Latest 30 of 372 files

Downloads URLs for files signed by ClientConnect LTD.

Top-level domains owned by ClientConnect LTD.

The following websites host and distribute files published by ClientConnect LTD.

The certificates below are also signed by ClientConnect LTD.

6E08571F7C2C630E2F418F38E3B31674  (Jul 30, 2014 to Jul 31, 2016)

3215FFC06E15A37E45F6521CECC8C3BD  (Jul 09, 2014 to Jul 10, 2016)

552491364DFD4261C3C5D20F5503F94C  (Jun 18, 2014 to Jun 19, 2016)

123F28AFC6155B8A2D814F4215DA7FE6  (May 13, 2014 to May 14, 2016)

66CB8C3D79A78302BD990C405680DC66  (May 03, 2014 to May 04, 2016)

36AC210D3412C8646EB3F4C8EE541402  (Apr 29, 2014 to Apr 30, 2016)

7D43A9D40B810B6AC20F2CDF15B5CCF6  (Feb 04, 2014 to Feb 06, 2016)

2DCB2B741B681B5D93FC300D0AE685E5  (Feb 04, 2014 to Feb 06, 2016)

35FA40A94299F9F62EFBCE7B4C008CFA  (Feb 04, 2014 to Feb 06, 2016)

454C936FBC51DA40868FE2AB4727B946  (Feb 04, 2014 to Feb 06, 2016)

10 of 22 code signing certificates issued

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

Detection Incidence by Country
* Note, the details and description above are based on the code signing digital signature issued to ClientConnect LTD by VeriSign, Inc. on February 04, 2014 with the serial number '201c61613e36ef7dd163280196cd80f7'.