Downloadster

Publisher Information

Downloadster is a software publisher located in SAN FRANCISCO, California in the United States*. The company is a primary distributor of unwanted software. Downloadster (operated by Adlogica) distributes apps (via downloadster.org) with its download manager which bundles adware toolbars such as Babylon and Rally as well as other potentially unwanted software. "We're able to offer free software because we are advertiser supported. When you download software, it gives our advertisers a chance to speak to you. ALL OFFERS ARE OPTIONAL. Users may be offered to change their browser homepage during install."
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Authority:
COMODO CA Limited

Valid from:
8/13/2013 8:00:00 PM

Valid to:
8/14/2015 7:59:59 PM

Subject:
CN=Downloadster, O=Downloadster, STREET=96 Jessie st 4th floor, L=SAN FRANCISCO, S=CA, PostalCode=94105, C=US

Issuer:
CN=COMODO Code Signing CA 2, O=COMODO CA Limited, L=Salford, S=Greater Manchester, C=GB

Serial number:
6bf02a856a1d40d914792483af513873

Scanner detections:
Detections  (100% detected)

Scan engine
Details
Detections

Reason Heuristics
Threat.Adlogica.Bundler, PUP.Adlogica.Bundler, PUP.Adlogica.Downloadster.Bundler (M)
100.00%

Dr.Web
Adware.Downware.644, Adware.Downware.2220, Trojan.Vittalia.47, Adware.DAdmin.151
22.00%

VIPRE Antivirus
DownloadAdmin, Threat.4783369
22.00%

NANO AntiVirus
Trojan.Win32.Downware.bwdcbn, Trojan.Win32.Downware.crgjbr, Riskware.Win32.Downware.crgjbr
18.00%

herdProtect (fuzzy)
a variant of c56d217485d7e053e10dbcbf3e466c95ec17e8d1, a variant of 07e6e72758cb3e7e5bceeeb9e9146ce06b32ac2f, a variant of 16d2c4e639751971e5051ec02b76484b2df048cb
18.00%

AVG
Skodna.Bundle, Adware AdPlugin.TU.dropper, Generic, Adware Skodna.Bundle
16.00%

Malwarebytes
PUP.DownloadAdmin, PUP.Optional.Downloadster, PUP.Optional.DownloadAdmin, PUP.Optional.BMi
16.00%

SUPERAntiSpyware
Trojan.Agent/Gen-Downloader
14.00%

ESET NOD32
Win32/DownloadAdmin
12.00%

ESET NOD32
Win32/Toolbar.MyWebSearch.S potentially unwanted application, Win32/DownloadAdmin.G potentially unwanted application
12.00%

1 / 68      (Adware)
vlcmediaplayer-setup.exe  (da49c8133e613cb89340f547009630be)

1 / 68      (Adware)
vlcmediaplayer-setup.exe  (08049d327450903f8cc1c39d29908308)

1 / 68      (Adware)
vlcmediaplayer-setup.exe  (884d2b2349d557241fca4c05ad1a90fd)

1 / 68      (Adware)
vlcmediaplayer-setup.exe  (779c8577380435a14ba19d6ea92323bc)

1 / 68      (Adware)
vlcmediaplayer-setup.exe  (5bd0799f595a2d4837c630f853b58d00)

1 / 68      (Adware)
vlcmediaplayer-setup.exe  (00a937a7d52a0cdb28c00209ca526326)

1 / 68      (Adware)
vlcmediaplayer-setup.exe  (3f3b188279e5c97a07f96db96c379d21)

1 / 68      (Adware)
vlcmediaplayer-setup.exe  (7bf4ce0009bd8a77d909c18867cd7d42)

1 / 68      (Adware)
vlcmediaplayer-setup.exe  (9a554b646499098103aae0714af1a92d)

1 / 68      (Adware)
vlcmediaplayer-setup.exe  (99ecc6eecc10f949ab24418848a93082)

1 / 68      (Adware)
vlcmediaplayer-setup.exe  (653b8441c67116aa7503e05bbaaffb44)

1 / 68      (Adware)
vlcmediaplayer-setup.exe  (2e9c328eaeeeb0c15357954b3f289436)

1 / 68      (Adware)
vlcmediaplayer-setup.exe  (ea52e82e217729cb3c24dbd7c0110b8f)

1 / 68      (Adware)
vlcmediaplayer-setup.exe  (cf27e666103eefdc616b0668fa62a293)

1 / 68      (Adware)
vlcmediaplayer-setup.exe  (3424b536fc3125c8d56015d0cbbcb269)

1 / 68      (Adware)
vlcmediaplayer-setup.exe  (6f5a388f6e91d5ab4f2ab2dafaea66e2)

1 / 68      (Adware)
vlcmediaplayer-setup.exe  (a8ba7d2db91cd380f774cc145ac81961)

1 / 68      (Adware)
vlcmediaplayer-setup.exe  (1c5980570c5b8d9561588a22231c852c)

1 / 68      (Adware)
vlcmediaplayer-setup.exe  (b229b7bc9846ceee5506dc47eb199fb0)

1 / 68      (Adware)
vlcmediaplayer-setup.exe  (6b3e2e408298acb004f80ea493d2138b)

1 / 68      (Adware)
vlcmediaplayer-setup.exe  (5fe72a96879035f9c57cf05e6f91599c)

1 / 68      (Adware)
vlcmediaplayer-setup.exe  (405c781c8bc2207356a0ca38839f2314)

1 / 68      (Adware)
vlcmediaplayer-setup.exe  (8f08aa753d4b5bd4f424e1516e7344c2)

1 / 68      (Adware)
vlcmediaplayer-setup.exe  (21077019887189fe014e3cb73db3222e)

1 / 68      (Adware)
vlcmediaplayer-setup.exe  (0ea6c9b8f995f8771da193eda8e1e57e)

1 / 68      (Adware)
vlcmediaplayer-setup.exe  (21701f314b61f24ac692928062e0e072)

1 / 68      (Adware)
vlcmediaplayer-setup.exe  (21ad191015e0dafcbf98e02fd7a08c37)

1 / 68      (Adware)
vlcmediaplayer-setup.exe  (6b80495206a7bc176e5dbac4da3ae015)

1 / 68      (Adware)
vlcmediaplayer-setup.exe  (303d3d4a9b62636904fee087409e382c)

1 / 68      (Adware)
vlcmediaplayer-setup.exe  (3e1227a39ceae4354789cbf22557bc91)

 
Latest 30 of 103 files

Downloads URLs for files signed by Downloadster.

1 / 68      (Adware)

8 / 68      (Adware)
https://s3-eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/.../FireFox_Setup.exe  (db9835d0f759f490db9be13b162c73a1)

Top-level domains owned by Downloadster.

The following websites host and distribute files published by Downloadster.

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 Downloadster by COMODO CA Limited on August 13, 2013 with the serial number '6bf02a856a1d40d914792483af513873'.