Escolade Solutions LTD. is a software developer located in Kiev, Ukraine*. The company is a primary distributor of unwanted software. Part of the Brightcircle group of adware web browser extensions that utilize the Crossrider framework. These extensions are also known as Freven and are designed to utilize the framework in order to inject advertising banners in the underlying web browsers white space or by overlaying new ads over existing ones. Brightcircle distributes its software through malvertising practices such as displaying web pages taht tell the user that various core Windows software is out-dated and needs updating as well as drive-by downloads.
COMODO CA Limited
9/25/2012 2:00:00 AM
9/26/2013 1:59:59 AM
CN=Escolade Solutions LTD., O=Escolade Solutions LTD., STREET=Akademica Vernadskogo blvd. 36-507, L=Kiev, S=Kiev, PostalCode=03451, C=UA
CN=COMODO Code Signing CA 2, O=COMODO CA Limited, L=Salford, S=Greater Manchester, C=GB
Detections (100% detected)
PUP.Brightcircle.EscoladeSolutions (M), PUP.Brightcircle.EscoladeSolutions.Installer (M)
Win32:Downloader-QIY [PUP], Win32:Adware-BEK [PUP], Win32:PUP-gen [PUP]
Adware.Downware.889, Adware.Downware.1434, Adware.Downware.11155, Adware.Downware.1434
AdInstaller.U, Adware AdInstaller.U
Downloads URLs for files signed by Escolade Solutions LTD..
The following websites host and distribute files published by Escolade Solutions LTD..
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 Escolade Solutions LTD. by COMODO CA Limited on September 25, 2012 with the serial number '0fb283cb6eea8d0204bfa51c4bce925c'.