Higher Aurum

Publisher Information

Higher Aurum is a brand of the Sambreel/Yontoo group, a web advertising company located in Carlsbad, CA. The company is a primary distributor of unwanted software. It is part of the Yontoo/Sambreel group and distributes web browser add-ons, typically potentially unwanted and adware in nature, that are designed to modify a user's typical search beahvior as well as display context and popup advertising.
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Authority:
VeriSign, Inc.

Valid from:
9/18/2013 8:00:00 PM

Valid to:
9/19/2015 7:59:59 PM

Subject:
CN=Higher Aurum, OU=Digital ID Class 3 - Microsoft Software Validation v2, O=Higher Aurum, L=San Diego, S=California, C=US

Issuer:
CN=VeriSign Class 3 Code Signing 2010 CA, OU=Terms of use at https://www.verisign.com/rpa (c)10, OU=VeriSign Trust Network, O="VeriSign, Inc.", C=US

Serial number:
7ac9c1a4a445736b879230c2743eb72c

Scanner detections:
Detections  (100% detected)

Scan engine
Details
Detections

Reason Heuristics
Adware.Yontoo.HigherAurum (M), PUP.Yontoo.HigherAurum (M)
100.00%

McAfee
BrowseFox.a
6.00%

Malwarebytes
PUP.Optional.Sanbreel.A
6.00%

Kaspersky
not-a-virus:HEUR:AdWare.MSIL.Kranet
6.00%

Dr.Web
Trojan.BPlug.228, Trojan.BPlug.275, Trojan.BPlug.229
6.00%

VIPRE Antivirus
Yontoo
6.00%

McAfee Web Gateway
BrowseFox.a
6.00%

Avira AntiVirus
ADWARE/BrowseFox.Gen7
6.00%

ESET NOD32
MSIL/BrowseFox (variant)
6.00%

AVG
Generic
6.00%

1 / 68      (Adware)
higheraurumbho.dll (Higher Aurum)  (c05026e971126b3f822c63e2121eb1da)

1 / 68      (Adware)

1 / 68      (Adware)
9cfd4b148f9d43c1961664.dll  (9d0169623a2698c52168cf5c6a956964)

1 / 68      (Adware)
9cfd4b148f9d43c19616.dll  (6d6910067f82d85e84acccce10131bad)

1 / 68      (Adware)
higheraurumbho.dll (Higher Aurum)  (9d680ca3c61afe614fbde324f89b51df)

1 / 68      (Adware)
{da8a5789-7a54-4f43-a4ff-2d4137c4c2e7}w64.sys (StdLib)  (c3f2f0d78cd2004389351c836d382e71)

1 / 68      (Adware)
HigherAurum.CompatibilityChecker.dll  (69e1e5321ca3d30b0925d6bf64956a21)

1 / 68      (Adware)
HigherAurum.BrowserFilter.dll  (cbf26e22eeace8c52d5e09cc065fe209)

1 / 68      (Adware)
HigherAurum.Bromon.dll  (eeb660c93235e405195fe1288bff0e85)

1 / 68      (Adware)
HigherAurum.IEUpdate.dll  (b5d34b9207129fab4ce96287e9b3822c)

1 / 68      (Adware)
HigherAurum.GCUpdate.dll  (879af661d3780102059aa8e8b328701b)

1 / 68      (Adware)
HigherAurum.FFUpdate.dll  (fee35cf8c2c2371954cc70c38d64c753)

1 / 68      (Adware)
HigherAurum.BrowserFilter.dll  (891b3cca6ba2ba5d72bbdcd902365eeb)

1 / 68      (Adware)
utilhigheraurum.exe  (0c81f499159ae7291b7883c9773d358a)

1 / 68      (Adware)
higheraurum.expextdll.dll  (549a327ba6fa5b3f8b16c287770b01e2)

1 / 68      (Adware)
higheraurum.expext.exe  (80728a4afbf7d0d8f334fea103c611f7)

1 / 68      (Adware)
higheraurum.browseradapter64.exe  (84b323fdcabee3d9290288b2fd50aba5)

1 / 68      (Adware)
higheraurum.browseradapter.exe  (d1c84ad12d324bb1f51b6d08e6ea1f1b)

1 / 68      (Adware)
HigherAurum.BOASPRT.exe  (3b78c08a15e3fe74c35ca04a3cabddd5)

1 / 68      (Adware)
higheraurum.boashelper.exe  (e7de03bfc1e15968a2debd33768a50ee)

1 / 68      (Adware)
HigherAurum.BOAS.exe  (e19e56d266db0cd9f05d0f86aee5bf6b)

1 / 68      (Adware)
da8a57897a544f43a4ff64.dll  (1b9eb97b8887eb5299f8989f26f023ca)

1 / 68      (Adware)

1 / 68      (Adware)

1 / 68      (Adware)
da8a57897a544f43a4ff.dll  (e7965f7856bf9be05fcf60a37f4af5cf)

1 / 68      (Adware)
{9cfd4b14-8f9d-43c1-9616-4ac755908334}w64.sys (StdLib)  (b96e1cec649fee7e570d931f3baf70ca)

1 / 68      (Adware)

1 / 68      (Adware)
HigherAurum.exe  (f60f20f43fe31725ac27ccb789559df6)

1 / 68      (Adware)
HigherAurum2014112500.exe  (28d5699ebc05d795cb105a50167fe98f)

1 / 68      (Adware)
HigherAurum2015022422.exe  (2bb012b19ff30a4726c6f1c9624e3c91)

 
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* Note, the details and description above are based on the code signing digital signature issued to Higher Aurum by VeriSign, Inc. on September 18, 2013 with the serial number '7ac9c1a4a445736b879230c2743eb72c'.