PowerfulBrowse 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. There is one additional code signing certificate issued to this publisher.
3/28/2014 8:00:00 PM
3/29/2015 7:59:59 PM
CN=PowerfulBrowse, OU=Digital ID Class 3 - Microsoft Software Validation v2, O=PowerfulBrowse, L=Santa Monica, S=California, C=US
Detections (100% detected)
PUP.PowerfulBrowse.T, PUP.Service.PowerfulBrowse.K, PUP.PowerfulBrowse.W, PUP.PowerfulBrowse.CC, PUP.PowerfulBrowse.g, PUP.PowerfulBrowse.EE, PUP.PowerfulBrowse.i, Adware.Yontoo.Service.S, PUP.PowerfulBrowse.Z, PUP.PowerfulBrowse.m, PUP.PowerfulBrowse.N, PUP.Yontoo, Threat.Yontoo.PowerfulBrowse, PUP.Yontoo.PowerfulBrowse (M), PUP.Yontoo.PowerfulBrowse.Installer (M), Adware.Yontoo.PowerfulBrowse (M)
Threat.4150696, Threat.4741131, Threat.4734384, Yontoo, Trojan.Win32.Generic
Hulaoo, Generic, Adware AdPlugin.DAI, Webet
Artemis!320561677F87, Adware-BrowseFox, Program.PUP-FNK, Program.BrowseFox, Program.PUP-FPS, Program.BrowseFox.e, Trojan.Artemis!3D283DC85FF2, Artemis!171D1606B78E, Artemis!99A329FF6618, Artemis!C5CA0F295C18
Trojan.BPlug.79, Trojan.BPlug.281, Trojan.BPlug.218, Trojan.BPlug.341, Trojan.Yontoo.115, hacktool program Tool.NetFilter.313
McAfee Web Gateway
Artemis!320561677F87, Adware-BrowseFox, PUP-FNK, PUP-FPS, BrowseFox.e, BrowseFox.c, BehavesLike.Win64.PUPAmonetize.ph, Artemis!C5CA0F295C18
Antiy Labs AVL
GrayWare[AdWare:not-a-virus]/Win32.Agent, GrayWare[AdWare:not-a-virus]/Win32.Kranet, GrayWare[AdWare:not-a-virus]/Win32.SwiftBrowse
Adware.BrowseFox.D, Gen:Variant.Adware.SwiftBrowse.1, Gen:Variant.Adware.Graftor.159320, Adware.SwiftBrowse.CH, Adware.BrowseFox.K, Adware.BrowseFox.BR
Adware.BrowseFox.D, Gen:Variant.Adware.SwiftBrowse.1, Gen:Variant.Adware.Graftor.159320, Adware.SwiftBrowse.CH, Adware.BrowseFox.K
Adware.BrowseFox, Gen:Variant.Adware.SwiftBrowse, Gen:Variant.Adware.Graftor.159320, Adware.SwiftBrowse.CH, Adware.BrowseFox.K
The following certificate is also signed by PowerfulBrowse.
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 PowerfulBrowse by VeriSign, Inc. on March 28, 2014 with the serial number '0d18fdcf326b0f33033260bcd44c1918'.