Download Admin is a software publisher located in San Francisco, California in the United States*. The company is a primary distributor of unwanted software. DownloadAdmin is an ad network and installer/bundler (downloadable product monetization tool) of potentially unwanted software and distributes adware from various publishers including PriceGong, IAC/Ask.com, ComScore, ALOT and many others. The company is run by Tightrope Interactive. Brands include Playfin, UberDownloads, DownloadAdmin and Search.us.com. It distributes its offers via freedownloads.us.com. Thre are 2 additional code signing certificates issued to this publisher.
6/21/2009 7:00:00 PM
5/30/2010 6:59:59 PM
CN=Download Admin, OU=Digital ID Class 3 - Microsoft Software Validation v2, O=Download Admin, L=San Francisco, S=California, C=US
Detections (100% detected)
PUP.DownloadAdmin.I, PUP.DownloadAdmin.EE, PUP.DownloadAdmin.J, PUP.DownloadAdmin.d, PUP.Installer.DownloadAdmin.M, PUP.Installer.DownloadAdmin.K, PUP.DownloadAdmin.FF, Threat.Tightrope.Bundler, PUP.Tightrope.DownloadAdmin.Bundler (M)
Generic PUP.x!ek, Artemis!27ACA32C84AF
Downloads URLs for files signed by Download Admin.
Top-level domains owned by Download Admin.
The following websites host and distribute files published by Download Admin.
The certificates below are also signed by Download Admin.
The following publishers (by Authenticode signature organization name) are related.
* Note, the details and description above are based on the code signing digital signature issued to Download Admin by VeriSign, Inc. on June 21, 2009 with the serial number '0b3c4c63ab2e7d3d56ccc830179f66f0'.