PowerfulBrowse

Publisher Information

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.
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Authority:
VeriSign, Inc.

Valid from:
3/28/2014 8:00:00 PM

Valid to:
3/29/2015 7:59:59 PM

Subject:
CN=PowerfulBrowse, OU=Digital ID Class 3 - Microsoft Software Validation v2, O=PowerfulBrowse, L=Santa Monica, S=California, C=US

Issuer:
CN=VeriSign Class 3 Code Signing 2010 CA, OU=Terms of use at https://www.verisign.com/rpa (c)10, OU=VeriSign Trust Network, O="VeriSign, Inc.", C=US

Serial number:
0d18fdcf326b0f33033260bcd44c1918

Scanner detections:
Detections  (100% detected)

Scan engine
Details
Detections

Reason Heuristics
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)
100.00%

VIPRE Antivirus
Threat.4150696, Threat.4741131, Threat.4734384, Yontoo, Trojan.Win32.Generic
46.00%

AVG
Hulaoo, Generic, Adware AdPlugin.DAI, Webet
46.00%

McAfee
Artemis!320561677F87, Adware-BrowseFox, Program.PUP-FNK, Program.BrowseFox, Program.PUP-FPS, Program.BrowseFox.e, Trojan.Artemis!3D283DC85FF2, Artemis!171D1606B78E, Artemis!99A329FF6618, Artemis!C5CA0F295C18
38.00%

Dr.Web
Trojan.BPlug.79, Trojan.BPlug.281, Trojan.BPlug.218, Trojan.BPlug.341, Trojan.Yontoo.115, hacktool program Tool.NetFilter.313
38.00%

McAfee Web Gateway
Artemis!320561677F87, Adware-BrowseFox, PUP-FNK, PUP-FPS, BrowseFox.e, BrowseFox.c, BehavesLike.Win64.PUPAmonetize.ph, Artemis!C5CA0F295C18
36.00%

Antiy Labs AVL
GrayWare[AdWare:not-a-virus]/Win32.Agent, GrayWare[AdWare:not-a-virus]/Win32.Kranet, GrayWare[AdWare:not-a-virus]/Win32.SwiftBrowse
34.00%

MicroWorld eScan
Adware.BrowseFox.D, Gen:Variant.Adware.SwiftBrowse.1, Gen:Variant.Adware.Graftor.159320, Adware.SwiftBrowse.CH, Adware.BrowseFox.K, Adware.BrowseFox.BR
32.00%

Bitdefender
Adware.BrowseFox.D, Gen:Variant.Adware.SwiftBrowse.1, Gen:Variant.Adware.Graftor.159320, Adware.SwiftBrowse.CH, Adware.BrowseFox.K
32.00%

Emsisoft Anti-Malware
Adware.BrowseFox, Gen:Variant.Adware.SwiftBrowse, Gen:Variant.Adware.Graftor.159320, Adware.SwiftBrowse.CH, Adware.BrowseFox.K
32.00%

1 / 68      (Adware)
maintainer.bak  (dc645be6e725a37e6388a3b9848994b0)

19 / 68    (Adware)
{ecd9aca0-5b2e-4438-a6f3-ccc0a75afe0b}w64.sys (StdLib)  (283b3eea4a207e967fb3dc3c6e886a64)

1 / 68      (Adware)
PowerfulBrowseBrowserFilter.exe  (db3b4ee0d0e223780b2e3ace472242c2)

1 / 68      (Adware)
powerfulbrowse.browserfilter.helper.dll  (98c8e99f0576cb9af069a92f163f58ed)

1 / 68      (Adware)
6c4f4263-1a11-448f-b59b-ad18e265ec0c.dll (PowerfulBrowse)  (efbc200445ef7c4930dc3b2b2fc5694b)

1 / 68      (Adware)
powerfulbrowsebaapp.dll  (bb90702a2dba772d9e16057850c035f3)

1 / 68      (Adware)
powerfulbrowse_setup.exe  (83137bc9d1c4268a4e83f033410f067c)

1 / 68      (Adware)
{d2d9f388-9c56-4add-b714-c524a67574f1}w64.sys (StdLib)  (7531ef430e6c0eaeb8ff0e6078f30378)

29 / 68    (Adware)
{786e0460-9b1c-4665-ac61-0d36341cac47}w64.sys (StdLib)  (356fdbee5499919fa6e581432f3d8684)

1 / 68      (Adware)
powerfulbrowse.expextdll.dll  (bb48e51921c9d4d61a55ce7110b0765a)

1 / 68      (Adware)
powerfulbrowse.expext.exe  (ed44782af6b5c3daecdbff7aacb67478)

1 / 68      (Adware)
powerfulbrowse.browseradapter64.exe  (13bc62da6ffb7657a03b3d02c817b5a8)

1 / 68      (Adware)
powerfulbrowse.browseradapter.exe  (3fff13af68072336e07574bedb675a18)

1 / 68      (Adware)
786e04609b1c4665ac6164.dll  (71a12ae6726a06eef427038a89addff7)

1 / 68      (Adware)

1 / 68      (Adware)
786e04609b1c4665ac61.dll  (79428ab33334750669ac37a17fc0afab)

19 / 68    (Adware)
{ecd9aca0-5b2e-4438-a6f3-ccc0a75afe0b}w64.sys (StdLib)  (387487550c1d2f872405d742689dbd2a)

1 / 68      (Adware)
powerfulbrowse.expextdll.dll  (e923d322308682d7f683316aaf5efa47)

29 / 68    (Adware)
{786e0460-9b1c-4665-ac61-0d36341cac47}w64.sys (StdLib)  (4006e0939e43c63c32f6e6242d22cb3d)

1 / 68      (Adware)
PowerfulBrowse.Repmon.dll  (45766a2bae657bd41f6fc188aa7b176a)

1 / 68      (Adware)
PowerfulBrowse.Remon.dll  (a6dbbf79e54fd82fdd7aff2dce9573f4)

1 / 68      (Adware)
PowerfulBrowse.PurBrowse.dll  (c29b6efb28ed74425acc309e38ffeb07)

1 / 68      (Adware)
PowerfulBrowse.BRT.dll  (18680969aea9ea01525ce74b5583d24c)

1 / 68      (Adware)
PowerfulBrowse.BrowserAdapterS.dll  (2221ac1bd98eb2e3c4a1b0157862d73c)

1 / 68      (Adware)
PowerfulBrowse.BrowserAdapter.dll  (c8a0c0bf3b14b9c85fc06b36bea0eefb)

1 / 68      (Adware)
powerfulbrowse.browseradapter64.exe  (c42672e958606ffe07c8f40686dd2be3)

1 / 68      (Adware)
ecd9aca05b2e4438a6f364.dll  (501a458a0b4258591003a5e53e490a52)

1 / 68      (Adware)
ecd9aca05b2e4438a6f3.dll  (2d11b7d616516ff9b305cfec17f9715e)

1 / 68      (Adware)
powerfulbrowse_s.exe  (8a273be8bef9a9383354174c3bb1749c)

1 / 68      (Adware)
{786e0460-9b1c-4665-ac61-0d36341cac47}w64.sys (StdLib)  (d37579eeca2805888703c62dcdeb8f89)

 
Latest 30 of 103 files

The following certificate is also signed by PowerfulBrowse.

5BD9F675D1AB6190F2C5638516563F26  (Mar 18, 2015 to May 17, 2016)

The following publishers (by Authenticode signature organization name) are related.

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* 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'.