Performersoft LLC is a software developer located in Beaverton, Oregon in the United States*. The company is a primary distributor of potentially unwanted software. Performersoft, also known as Bit89 and managed by iBario (asset holding company) is an adware distributor of many potentially unwanted programs including PC optimizers and such. Most programs by the publisher are distributed via the comapany's 'InstallBrain' download manager that bundles various adware components. The Beaverton, OR address registered to the company is just an ECM (mail drop) and the company is located in Yehuda, Israel. Thre are 3 additional code signing certificates issued to this publisher.
7/13/2011 3:38:26 PM
6/25/2012 8:20:46 PM
CN=Performersoft LLC, O=Performersoft LLC, L=Beaverton, S=OR, C=US
SERIALNUMBER=07969287, CN=Go Daddy Secure Certification Authority, OU=http://certificates.godaddy.com/repository, O="GoDaddy.com, Inc.", L=Scottsdale, S=Arizona, C=US
Detections (98% detected)
PUP.Performersoft.InstallBrain.Installer (M), PUP.Performersoft.Bundler (M), PUP.Performersoft.bProtector (M), PUP.Performersoft.PerformerSoftwwwperformersoft.Bundler (M), Common.PartOf.PUP.Performersoft.IgorPavlov (M), PUP.Performersoft.IgorPavlov.Bundler (M), PUP.Performersoft (M)
Threat.4759033, Threat.4150696, Bprotector, Trojan.Win32.Generic, InstallBrain
ADWARE/Adware.Gen, APPL/InstallBrain.Gen5, APPL/BProtector.Gen, TR/Drop.IBrain.A, PUA/InstallBrain.Gen, APPL/InstallBrain.EK
InstallBrain, PUA 'InstallBrain', BProtector, PC Performer
Adware.InstallBrain, PUP.BundleInstaller.IB, PUP.Optional.PCPerformer.A
Adware.Downware.281, Adware.Downware.319, Adware.Downware.271, Program.Unwanted.599, Trojan.Damaged.1, Adware.Downware.1295
Microsoft Security Essentials
Threat.Undefined, TrojanDropper:Win32/Rotbrow.B, TrojanDownloader:Win32/Brantall.B
TrojanDownloader.Brantall, TrojanDownloader.Brantall.B5, Adware.GoonSquad (Not a Virus), PUA.Performers.Gen, TrojanDownloader.Brantall.A5
AhnLab V3 Security
PUP/Win32.BundleInstaller, Win-PUP/InstallBrain, Trojan/Win32.Brantall
Downloads URLs for files signed by Performersoft LLC.
Top-level domains owned by Performersoft LLC.
The certificates below are also signed by Performersoft LLC.
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 Performersoft LLC by GoDaddy.com, Inc. on July 13, 2011 with the serial number '277b96f94d20c1'.