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 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.
5/21/2013 2:00:00 AM
5/22/2014 1:59:59 AM
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
Detections (100% detected)
PUP.CreativeIslandMedia.J, PUP.CreativeIslandMedia.N, PUP.Startup.CreativeIslandMedia.H, PUP.CreativeIslandMedia.G, PUP.Installer.CreativeIslandMedia.F, PUP.BHO.CreativeIslandMedia.G, PUP.CreativeIslandMedia.I, PUP.CreativeIslandMedia.H, Adware.CreativeIslandMedia.G, Trojan.Adw.CreativeIslandMedia.G, Trojan.Adw.CreativeIslandMedia.J, PUP.Installer.CreativeIslandMedia.l, PUP.CreativeIslandMedia.S
SearchDonkey (fs), Trojan.Win32.Generic!BT
Adware.Plugin.128, Adware.Plugin.130, Trojan.StartPage.60055, Trojan.StartPage.60139, Trojan.DownLoader9.22553
Trend Micro House Call
TROJ_GEN.F47V1204, TROJ_GEN.F47V1106, TROJ_GEN.F47V1102, TROJ_GEN.F47V1220, TROJ_GEN.F47V1222, TROJ_GEN.F47V1226, TROJ_GEN.F47V0125
Adware.Agent.NUE, Adware.Agent.NVF, Win32.Application.TubeDimmer
Win32/ExFriendAlert (variant), MSIL/Adware.PullUpdate (variant)
PUP.Optional.SearchDonkey.A, PUP.Optional.TubeDimmer, PUP.Optional.TubeDimmer.A
Win32:TubeDim-A [PUP], Win32:BHO-AMO [PUP], JS:BHO-O [PUP]
Top-level domains owned by Creative Island Media, LLC.
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'.