Mindspark Interactive Network is a software developer located in White Plains, Newyork in the United States*. The company is a primary distributor of potentially unwanted software. Mindspark publishes a number of web browser toolbars and extensions as well as other various potentially unwanted programs. Mindspark is part of IAC/InterActiveCorp and located in White Plains, NY. Its primary product was iWon under its previous company name (prior to IAC) as CTC Bulldog, Inc. Mindspark operates IAC's interactive products and web portals such as Life123, Myway.com and Excite. The interactive products include virtual world Zwinky and casual game sites such as iWon and Retrogamer.com. Many of the Mindspark products require the user to install a toolbar. Thre are 6 additional code signing certificates issued to this publisher.
5/30/2010 7:00:00 PM
5/6/2012 6:59:59 PM
CN=Mindspark Interactive Network, OU=Digital ID Class 3 - Microsoft Software Validation v2, O=Mindspark Interactive Network, L=White Plains, S=NewYork, C=US
Detections (100% detected)
PUP.Mindspark.MindsparkInteractiveNetwork.Installer (M), PUP.MyWebSearch.Mindspark (M), PUP.MyWebSearch.Mindspark.Toolbar (M), PUP.Mindspark.MindsparkInteractiveNetwork (M)
Skodna.Generic, AdInstaller.FunWeb, Potentially harmful program MyWebSearch
Win32:FunWeb-F [PUP], Win32:FunWeb-K [PUP], Win32:Mindspark-A [PUP], Win32:Mindspark-B [PUP], Win32:FunWeb-J [PUP], Win32:PUP-gen [PUP]
Win32/Toolbar.MyWebSearch, Win32/Toolbar.MyWebSearch (variant)
W32/MyWeb.G, W32/Mywebsearch.H2.gen, W32/A-34bcf655, W32/MyWeb.D@adw, W32/A-301cf6c3
Adware.MyWebSearch.Win32.1314, Adware.WebSearch.Win32.171, Adware.MyWebSearch.Win32.499, Adware.MyWebSearch.Win32.1820
PE:Trojan.Win32.Generic.14E851EE!350769646, PE:Trojan.Win32.Generic.152EF7D5!355399637, PE:Trojan.Win32.Generic.14B78A5E!347572830
Downloads URLs for files signed by Mindspark Interactive Network.
Top-level domains owned by Mindspark Interactive Network.
The certificates below are also signed by Mindspark Interactive Network.
02EB4C (Jul 06, 2014 to Jul 09, 2015)
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 Mindspark Interactive Network by VeriSign, Inc. on May 30, 2010 with the serial number '41730eb0e6d92a476e16628a0dbefb36'.