Fedorov Paul is a brand of publishers/developers run by WebPick Internet Holdings Ltd. located in Ramat Ha'Chayal Tel Aviv, Israel. The company is a primary distributor of unwanted software. Fedorov Paul is a developer of WebPick Internet Holdings and publishes a number of adware web browser plugins designed to monitor web browser behavior and inject advertisements (banner, popups, text-links, etc.) in the browser by using the WebPick InstalleRex monetization delivery platform. These programs from Fedorov Paul are typiclaly installed on a variety of names and misspellings and are very difficult to remove. According to WebPick, they use developers to sign their adware in order to "throw off competitors". Thre are 2 additional code signing certificates issued to this publisher.
8/28/2012 3:00:00 AM
8/29/2013 2:59:59 AM
CN=Fedorov Paul, OU=Individual Developer, O=No Organization Affiliation, L=Saint-Petersburg, S=Saint-Petersburg, C=RU
CN=Thawte Code Signing CA - G2, O="Thawte, Inc.", C=US
Detections (100% detected)
PUP.Service.WebPick, PUP.Startup.WebPick, PUP.BHO.WebPick, PUP.Bundler.WebPick, PUP.WebPick, PUP.Webpick.FedorovPaul, PUP.Webpick.FedorovPaul (M), PUP.Webpick.FedorovPaul.Bundler (M)
Win32/Toolbar.Neobar, Win32/Toolbar.Neobar (variant)
W32.Clod575.Trojan, W32.Clod42b.Trojan, W32.Clod130.Trojan
Antiy Labs AVL
Trend Micro House Call
Downloads URLs for files signed by Fedorov Paul.
The certificates below are also signed by Fedorov Paul.
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 Fedorov Paul by Thawte, Inc. on August 28, 2012 with the serial number '702d4055ee5cc734192dcbdffe7ae8e1'.