Itzhak Shternberg 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. Itzhak Shternberg 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 Itzhak Shternberg 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". There is one additional code signing certificate issued to this publisher.
COMODO CA Limited
6/8/2012 2:00:00 AM
6/9/2013 1:59:59 AM
CN=Itzhak Shternberg, O=Itzhak Shternberg, STREET=Belkind 2, L=Tel Aviv, S=Israel, PostalCode=62154, C=IL
CN=COMODO Code Signing CA 2, O=COMODO CA Limited, L=Salford, S=Greater Manchester, C=GB
Detections (100% detected)
Threat.4150696, Trojan.Win32.Generic, Installerex/WebPick
Win32/InstalleRex.C potentially unwanted application, Win32/InstallMate potentially unwanted application
Dropper.Dorifel.Win32.4364, Downloader.Adload.Win32.16891, Backdoor.Clack.Win32.181, Trojan.Genome.Win32.241815
Riskware.Win32.Downware.cvbqyt, Riskware.Win32.Downware.ctkpjt, Riskware.Win32.Downware.cvbqyv
Downloads URLs for files signed by Itzhak Shternberg.
The following certificate is also signed by Itzhak Shternberg.
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 Itzhak Shternberg by COMODO CA Limited on June 08, 2012 with the serial number '009dfdc7dd83734ffb61f158a9759a6f69'.