CrankWeb

Publisher Information

CrankWeb 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:
1/2/2014 10:00:00 PM

Valid to:
1/3/2015 9:59:59 PM

Subject:
CN=CrankWeb, OU=Digital ID Class 3 - Microsoft Software Validation v2, O=CrankWeb, L=San Diego, 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:
6fa2ae19bf84914123c143239e738403

Scanner detections:
Detections  (100% detected)

Scan engine
Details
Detections

Reason Heuristics
Adware.Yontoo.CrankWeb.V, Adware.Yontoo.CrankWeb.BB, PUP.CrankWeb.W, Adware.Yontoo.CrankWeb.Q, PUP.Service.CrankWeb.K, PUP.CrankWeb.n, PUP.CrankWeb.N, Adware.Yontoo.CrankWeb (M), PUP.Yontoo.CrankWeb (M)
100.00%

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

AVG
Generic, Megabrowse
22.00%

F-Prot
W32/A-db42cb3b, W32/A-1c37adca, W64/A-59c9c70a, W64/A-e967bae2, W32/A-c99f2d8b
18.00%

ESET NOD32
MSIL/BrowseFox.B potentially unwanted application, MSIL/BrowseFox.G potentially unwanted application, MSIL/BrowseFox.E potentially unwanted application
14.00%

nProtect
Trojan-Clicker/W32.Agent.398104, Adware.SwiftBrowse.CF, Adware.SwiftBrowse.CH, Adware.NetFilter.E, Adware.Mplug.DC
14.00%

Zillya! Antivirus
Adware.Kranet.Win32.12, Adware.Kranet.Win32.476, Adware.Yotoon.Win64.14, Adware.Yotoon.Win64.3
14.00%

Dr.Web
Trojan.BPlug.33, Trojan.BPlug.20, Trojan.BPlug.281, hacktool program Tool.NetFilter.313, Trojan.BPlug.123
14.00%

Baidu Antivirus
Adware.Win32.BrowseFox, Adware.MSIL.BrowseFox
14.00%

McAfee Web Gateway
Artemis!PUP, BehavesLike.Win64.PUPAmonetize.ph, BehavesLike.Win64.PUPAmonetize.qm, BehavesLike.Win32.PUPAmonetize.qh, BehavesLike.Win32.BadFile.qh
14.00%

1 / 68      (Adware)
wstlib64.sys (StdLib)  (39a428e346a0dcd009d2d7ddc77fa7b2)

1 / 68      (Adware)
CrankWeb.Repmon.dll  (5a1ead97441ab841f8d587c0c934fbcd)

1 / 68      (Adware)
CrankWeb.PurBrowseG.dll  (d9a15a4923d1a4301002dad3c7b13c39)

1 / 68      (Adware)
CrankWeb.PurBrowse.dll  (1c1ae1fa566769fdbd28a76d93e4b178)

1 / 68      (Adware)
CrankWeb.IEUpdate.dll  (6a19994575424be3c76ae21cb0a997fe)

1 / 68      (Adware)
CrankWeb.GCUpdate.dll  (73b3f1c93e15ceaba55409e5d860f58f)

1 / 68      (Adware)
CrankWeb.FFUpdate.dll  (011f1fe0afb77018f1adba70ffe7f442)

1 / 68      (Adware)
CrankWeb.DspSvc.dll  (48119c8228dbaea77ca351d3923f302a)

1 / 68      (Adware)
CrankWeb.CompatibilityChecker.dll  (ef3b5e0490d2b36f8e0db7ea998a0162)

1 / 68      (Adware)
CrankWeb.BrowserFilter.dll  (28fd4bdb5ecdf7e25170fe2b0bf05f8a)

1 / 68      (Adware)
CrankWeb.BrowserAdapterS.dll  (b51dfb63f151407f19a2025a1efdabfa)

1 / 68      (Adware)
CrankWeb.BrowserAdapter.dll  (7544513208492f0e89c5f59a942423c0)

1 / 68      (Adware)
CrankWeb.BroStats.dll  (41cd30e820645aa232d307de79f8178b)

1 / 68      (Adware)
CrankWeb.Bromon.dll  (aaf0583f74bc4fafa49a18c558983ddf)

1 / 68      (Adware)
CrankWeb.BOAS.dll  (6779a7e5d2da428ebbf82b7431e01744)

1 / 68      (Adware)

1 / 68      (Adware)
CrankWebBrowserFilter.exe  (73c772c99582b808e60a2a33a8fde314)

1 / 68      (Adware)
crankweb.browseradapter64.exe  (dc9e9815b0d424957a87b20986a036db)

1 / 68      (Adware)
CrankWeb.BOASPRT.exe  (d2d03934cb6a2b110eba30247721232a)

1 / 68      (Adware)
crankweb.boashelper.exe  (e8c125b2da3e0f09bb143f8c2f54d959)

1 / 68      (Adware)
ae83a056b1be45db9a2a64.dll  (b29b5afd815355be12fd3825cfd62dac)

1 / 68      (Adware)
CrankWeb.FirstRun.exe (FirstRun)  (c8922b86ee3200600b5321907bcdfdc6)

1 / 68      (Adware)
crankwebbho.dll (CrankWeb)  (e28cfd8bc387847daf35ac588682aa9f)

1 / 68      (Adware)
{ae83a056-b1be-45db-9a2a-570003828768}w.sys (StdLib)  (82d8bc5cc1cdd76fa47e493a95cf2f29)

1 / 68      (Adware)
{ae83a056-b1be-45db-9a2a-570003828768}gw.sys (StdLib)  (1d4b60987862d7d17f641c3a495bfa8a)

1 / 68      (Adware)
updatecrankweb.exe  (af5e5888123bed8a35ea8f6de6edae67)

1 / 68      (Adware)
wstlibg64.sys (StdLib)  (9d26298903fc1954aa2e0021cc86ac2c)

1 / 68      (Adware)
crankwebuntemp.exe  (c5be981f5ff0f4820295c32eac9dc20e)

1 / 68      (Adware)
{4dadc923-f01d-4bde-8750-d96da9c6fd09}w64.sys (StdLib)  (7057670deb38024974d70e70c65b8a05)

1 / 68      (Adware)

 
Latest 30 of 54 files

The following certificate is also signed by CrankWeb.

2EAFFDDFE054894BDEA8AC2BFA234FB7  (Dec 22, 2014 to Jan 22, 2016)

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 CrankWeb by VeriSign, Inc. on January 02, 2014 with the serial number '6fa2ae19bf84914123c143239e738403'.