OpenCandy Inc. is a software publisher located in San Diego, California in the United States*. The publisher primarily developes software that can be classified as adware. OpenCandy from SweetLabs is an ad-supported platform that allows publishers to include monetized offers in their software installers. Its advertising software module can be incorporated in a Windows/Nullsoft Installer and when a user installs a program that has the OpenCandy library, there is an option to install additional software that it recommends (based on geolocation). These offers are typically web browser toolbars and search extensions. Thre are 12 additional code signing certificates issued to this publisher.
3/15/2010 1:00:00 AM
3/16/2011 12:59:59 AM
CN=OpenCandy Inc., OU=Digital ID Class 3 - Microsoft Software Validation v2, O=OpenCandy Inc., L=San Diego, S=California, C=US
Detections (100% detected)
PUP.OpenCandy.Bundler (M), PUP.OpenCandy (M), PUP.OpenCandy.Installer (M)
Trojan.Win32.Generic, Opencandy, Threat.5066272
Adware.Downware.10931, Adware.OpenCandy.158, Adware.Plugin.11
McAfee Web Gateway
OpenCandy, OpenCandy (PUA)
Win32/OpenCandy potentially unsafe, Win32/Adware.Yontoo
The certificates below are also signed by OpenCandy Inc..
10 of 12 code signing certificates issued
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 OpenCandy Inc. by VeriSign, Inc. on March 15, 2010 with the serial number '7381060ed460b99e62a92347bbb84d48'.