Creative Island Media, LLC

Publisher Information

Creative Island Media, LLC is a software publisher located in San Diego, California in the United States*. The company is a primary distributor of adware type software. Creative Island Media (a brand of Injekt, LLC) is an adware/malware distributor of ad-supported bundled software including TubeDimmer, Websteroids and Secure Web run by Steve Iverson located at 640 Grand Ave, Carlsbad, CA 92008. The company is/patners with various other adware publishers under the same team including Parallel Lines Development, Data Beat Solutions, GenTechnologies Apps and Western Web Applications. The primary application that publisher distributes is web browser extesnsions that are bundled by 3rd-party download managers. There is one additional code signing certificate issued to this publisher.
Authority:
VeriSign, Inc.

Valid from:
5/21/2013 2:00:00 AM

Valid to:
5/22/2014 1:59:59 AM

Subject:
CN="Creative Island Media, LLC", OU=Digital ID Class 3 - Microsoft Software Validation v2, O="Creative Island Media, LLC", 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:
68f23f4d2767f6491dea9186f2e5cb89

Scanner detections:
Detections  (100% detected)

Scan engine
Details
Detections

VIPRE Antivirus
Injekt, SearchDonkey, Trojan.Win32.Generic, Threat.4784449
100.00%

Reason Heuristics
PUP.Startup.CreativeIslandMedia.H, PUP.CreativeIslandMedia.G, PUP.CreativeIslandMedia.H, PUP.CreativeIslandMedia.J, PUP.Installer.CreativeIslandMedia.I
100.00%

ESET NOD32
Win32/ExFriendAlert (variant), MSIL/Adware.PullUpdate, MSIL/Adware.PullUpdate (variant), Win32/Toolbar.WebApp (variant)
58.00%

Malwarebytes
PUP.Optional.TubeDimmer, PUP.Optional.SearchDonkey.A, PUP.Optional.ZombieAlert.A, PUP.Optional.MultiExtension.A, PUP.Optional.CreativeIslandMedia
52.00%

G Data
Adware.Agent.NUF, Adware.Agent.NUR, Win32.Application.TubeDimmer, Adware.Agent.NVF, Gen:Variant.Kazy.312414, Adware.Agent.NUE
50.00%

Dr.Web
Adware.Plugin.130, Adware.Plugin.128, Adware.Plugin.175, Adware.Downware.2535, Trojan.DownLoader9.16165
46.00%

Trend Micro House Call
TROJ_GEN.F47V1106, Suspicious_GEN.F47V0627, TROJ_GEN.F47V1003, TROJ_GEN.F47V1209, TROJ_GEN.F47V1125, TROJ_GEN.F47V0103, TROJ_GEN.F47V1229
44.00%

IKARUS anti.virus
AdWare.Agent, PUA.CIM
40.00%

avast!
Win32:TubeDim-A [PUP], Win32:BHO-AMO [PUP], JS:BHO-O [PUP], Win32:Adware-gen [Adw]
38.00%

Sophos
Search Donkey, PUA.Search Donkey, Generic PUA BG, Generic PUA JA, Generic PUA GJ
38.00%

8 / 68      (Adware)
helper.dll  (d909e40b37c0223f09eb9d3c4df819b3)

25 / 68    (Adware)
zombiealert_0104_ca-90bac96f.exe  (a72c6fd85fa0545dd2c42be7344bffad)

23 / 68    (Adware)
websteroids.b324755f3f87.dll  (f8c68bd2af6b50fcf1a8c39c34749e2b)

8 / 68      (Adware)
updater.exeupdater.exe (Updater)  (99f6dfe77e92dec5344e6313c3574272)

3 / 68      (Adware)
websteroids.b324755f3f87.dll  (ced39428b9e739e4e117b66950693f09)

18 / 68    (Adware)
zombiealert_fr_1903-3c4fb034.exe  (afbb8467e84bc85ed114a623e88dfaa3)

13 / 68    (Adware)
setup.exe  (a20efe75a48b4b50f909166ac496a53e)

23 / 68    (Adware)
updater.exe (Updater)  (2cb54b8f6f456cb145e5091a17e97403)

16 / 68    (Adware)
setup.exe  (474fd414df7437ca06e508154271e0ce)

3 / 68      (Adware)
uninstall.exe  (c3d970e01fd87b459c1c4aeb1898f834)

6 / 68      (Adware)
common.dll (Tube Dimmer by Creative Island Media)  (825800ec99143ccf39053c669cb80bef)

16 / 68    (Adware)
secondoffer2.exe  (26daf32362ff836c7bc47fcf339f724c)

15 / 68    (Adware)
zombiealert_au_1903-68353bc2.exe  (21bcaa69eae4f93c4a169eb0e0469b0a)

24 / 68    (Adware)
setup_au_20131219.exe  (c7f083a76016d6d5f0de2e27cf9dd5be)

3 / 68      (Adware)
uninstall.exe  (e1f3531b556c9096eab1b63bf7ffcac1)

3 / 68      (Adware)
uninstall.exe  (b0929c3c429878cb61ae6978d6d8e592)

8 / 68      (Adware)
setup.exe  (56e84d0a5d3bd1b3ccaea5c08d39c4cd)

9 / 68      (Adware)
common.dll (Tube Dimmer by Creative Island Media)  (8daa3c10c0432850c1d0a16c265fcf92)

8 / 68      (Adware)
setup.exe  (e1efa219fce4028ac2f783693e36db33)

12 / 68    (Adware)
util_ex.dll  (5aa69112b13cf81626b3261b42b6e8b6)

23 / 68    (Adware)
updater.exe (Updater)  (df54d5a00b304c83539b1042bbec41a9)

7 / 68      (Adware)
chromehelper.exe (WatchDog)  (3ea456cf3a2930e2d1b239e7c52fd02d)

12 / 68    (Adware)
util_ex.dll  (466ad844c44806110ee8fc2af15c40ce)

2 / 68      (Adware)
helper.dll  (bc3bfb0ea926935fff1e0007f8a9ce7d)

17 / 68    (Adware)
setup.exe  (04703e65d823d625e9c946be1673b9c4)

9 / 68      (Adware)
setup_de.exe  (485d843214e98981137f1b73f0f6e446)

2 / 68      (Adware)
helper.dll  (2409b3142ac1158a730e259fdbe3aab9)

13 / 68    (Adware)

7 / 68      (Adware)
ZombieAlert.exe (Zombie Alert by Creative Island Media)  (f246bdb082808ca595a1df15a256ff8e)

9 / 68      (Adware)
uninstall.exe  (da10defb217b232fafa074cf66cf4cf4)

 
Latest 30 of 311 files

Top-level domains owned by Creative Island Media, LLC.

The following certificate is also signed by Creative Island Media, LLC.

0ED42A15C608C5CB28B1EF56CE392E5E  (Mar 23, 2014 to Jun 23, 2015)

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 Creative Island Media, LLC by VeriSign, Inc. on May 21, 2013 with the serial number '68f23f4d2767f6491dea9186f2e5cb89'.