ConstaSurf

Publisher Information

ConstaSurf 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:
3/19/2014 7:00:00 AM

Valid to:
3/20/2015 6:59:59 AM

Subject:
CN=ConstaSurf, OU=Digital ID Class 3 - Microsoft Software Validation v2, O=ConstaSurf, 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:
46a82c62f93896a2c29c94ec6c4d8a3d

Scanner detections:
Detections  (100% detected)

Scan engine
Details
Detections

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

MicroWorld eScan
Adware.SwiftBrowse.N, Adware.BrowseFox.D
24.00%

nProtect
Adware.SwiftBrowse.N, Trojan-Clicker/W32.LinkSwift.247072, Adware.BrowseFox.D
24.00%

McAfee
Artemis!E550B1137800, Artemis!449BD10E810C, BrowseFox.e, Artemis!512EBC69E112, Artemis!CCC839D94A13, Artemis!A7A42F261D94
24.00%

avast!
Win32:BrowseFox-AC [PUP], Win32:BrowseFox-C [PUP]
24.00%

Bitdefender
Adware.SwiftBrowse.N, Adware.BrowseFox.D
24.00%

Agnitum Outpost
Riskware.Agent, Trojan.BPlug, PUA.Agent, PUA.Yotoon, PUA.BrowseFox
24.00%

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

McAfee Web Gateway
Artemis, BrowseFox.e, Artemis!PUP, Artemis!CCC839D94A13, Artemis!1834A525D95D
24.00%

Emsisoft Anti-Malware
Adware.SwiftBrowse.N, Adware.BrowseFox
24.00%

1 / 68      (Adware)
{466a6735-5550-4bc0-aa2d-4a38b7bf7287}gw.sys (StdLib)  (7b4f41e264b91d97efdb9229561cb52c)

1 / 68      (Adware)
{1bf4cc48-f43e-4171-a6fa-c70b4da1fd25}gw.sys (StdLib)  (9bdf9643bc4762bbd0b14733f2b48718)

1 / 68      (Adware)
constasurfbaapp.dll  (c984782b9b0cc1a89801f40af0b22bfe)

1 / 68      (Adware)
constasurf.purbrowse64.exe  (dc60a64f0b96bb29b83a56dee411c01f)

1 / 68      (Adware)
constasurf.browseradapter.exe  (37a4f362d2ea6f0c9d83d0501627bc58)

38 / 68    (Adware)

1 / 68      (Adware)
ConstaSurf2015030416.exe  (676da343e9e6505e62849a19950fb384)

20 / 68    (Adware)
ConstaSurf.FirstRun.exe (FirstRun)  (501b92eda26cfda868440baf613468bc)

34 / 68    (Adware)
{466a6735-5550-4bc0-aa2d-4a38b7bf7287}w.sys (StdLib)  (df7f7b66e97abdc8f64cc645f6e43f99)

1 / 68      (Adware)
utilconstasurf.exe  (bd200c9d3e188fcd625041b9dcf5da4e)

1 / 68      (Adware)
utilconstasurf.exe  (1db392aeb0bfa1b54d731149ef750244)

1 / 68      (Adware)
constasurf.boashelper.exe  (8c47d63f614deebe47ba75abf6f0c3c2)

1 / 68      (Adware)
ConstaSurf2014111923.exe  (746563e90463d52228dfaaa711d35edb)

1 / 68      (Adware)
ConstaSurf2014112216.exe  (4fd81f82920a9fb11e8b7ecb5b4f7532)

1 / 68      (Adware)
ConstaSurf2014112014.exe  (1195fc9775c8854226cb84bd471045e2)

1 / 68      (Adware)
ConstaSurf2014112009.exe  (1654d87f34b9990573eae3103da9c282)

1 / 68      (Adware)
ConstaSurf2014112004.exe  (be62862e1f20fb0a378b273ae29f054e)

1 / 68      (Adware)
ConstaSurf2014112211.exe  (f50c2f318ed1a2017a31b340b7095d67)

39 / 68    (Adware)
constasurfbho.dll (ConstaSurf)  (547caeb577be0d871950ef56e31e0cc7)

35 / 68    (Adware)
{bbb14e79-8bca-4abd-b124-4d30f9a4e2ad}w64.sys (StdLib)  (074a32e1f72eb7b43d2ceb0d0e3edcd7)

1 / 68      (Adware)
ConstaSurf.PurBrowseG.dll  (c8d29745cca82acac4c019dd7e179cbe)

1 / 68      (Adware)
constasurf.purbrowse64.exe  (b56e8f3c34fc0761f2421e7b435daaad)

1 / 68      (Adware)
maintainer.bak  (3a16383fc096bf930f9357dfe29dacb2)

35 / 68    (Adware)
{bbb14e79-8bca-4abd-b124-4d30f9a4e2ad}t.sys (StdLib)  (7bc483b78eb7949480067e4def6210d2)

1 / 68      (Adware)
constasurf.purbrowse.dll  (d2856b88300382ffaa67c0c1d2cbc12e)

38 / 68    (Adware)

43 / 68    (Adware)

1 / 68      (Adware)
ConstaSurf.BRT.Helper.exe  (26ca784e920ddf3e74d2886508709507)

1 / 68      (Adware)
constasurf.browseradapter64.exe  (319922752272a2eedbd3d995d82c7568)

1 / 68      (Adware)
constasurf.browseradapter.exe  (8bbcd6597e56f8db9f0306501ee1416b)

 
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The following certificate is also signed by ConstaSurf.

284E019C78604C0DEBC01C1E082C455D  (Mar 16, 2015 to Apr 15, 2016)

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* Note, the details and description above are based on the code signing digital signature issued to ConstaSurf by VeriSign, Inc. on March 19, 2014 with the serial number '46a82c62f93896a2c29c94ec6c4d8a3d'.