PursuePoint

Publisher Information

PursuePoint 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:
11/27/2013 8:00:00 AM

Valid to:
11/28/2014 7:59:59 AM

Subject:
CN=PursuePoint, OU=Digital ID Class 3 - Microsoft Software Validation v2, O=PursuePoint, L=San Diego, 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:
65588529ed634e296695ee3328858cb2

Scanner detections:
Detections  (100% detected)

Scan engine
Details
Detections

Reason Heuristics
PUP.Yontoo.PursuePoint (M), Adware.Yontoo.PursuePoint (M)
100.00%

avast!
Win32:BrowseFox-GW [PUP], Win32:BrowseFox-C [PUP]
22.00%

Dr.Web
Trojan.BPlug.219, Trojan.Yontoo.1814, Trojan.BPlug.123, Trojan.BPlug.48
22.00%

VIPRE Antivirus
Trojan.Win32.Generic, Threat.4150696, Threat.4741131
22.00%

McAfee Web Gateway
BrowseFox.e, BehavesLike.Win64.PUPAmonetize.ph, Artemis!B8D47E0515AA, Artemis!842EDB4C77B1, BehavesLike.Win32.AdwareBrowseFox.tc
22.00%

AVG
Generic_r, Adware AdPlugin, AdInstaller.WebCake, Adware AdInstaller.WebCake
22.00%

Emsisoft Anti-Malware
Adware.BrowseFox.BQ, Adware.SwiftBrowse.CH, Adware.NetFilter, Adware.SwiftBrowse.Y
20.00%

Sophos
BrowseSmart, PUA 'PursuePoint' (of type Adware), Generic PUA CG
20.00%

Zillya! Antivirus
Adware.SwiftBrowse.Win64.1, Adware.Yotoon.Win64.14, Adware.Yotoon.Win64.3, Adware.Yotoon.Win64.10, Adware.SwiftBrowse.Win32.7
18.00%

F-Prot
W64/S-065cf46e, W64/A-59c9c70a, W64/A-e967bae2, W32/A-b3b70cb0, W32/MegaBrowse.A
18.00%

15 / 68    (Adware)
PursuePoint.FirstRun.exe (FirstRun)  (577d23a9bd4821a366ac1a388c499b70)

1 / 68      (Adware)
d4c3758ad10be6ea48d78022019ff379_763680.npb  (d4c3758ad10be6ea48d78022019ff379)

1 / 68      (Adware)
b34e09d29ba29fe83f81f39e9e5d4ffa_42272.npb  (b34e09d29ba29fe83f81f39e9e5d4ffa)

1 / 68      (Adware)
9a5d0ff6b737a322e502161f279f0d65_239392.npb  (9a5d0ff6b737a322e502161f279f0d65)

1 / 68      (Adware)
297167b6677f78493b96755a9c7227a3_189728.npb  (297167b6677f78493b96755a9c7227a3)

15 / 68    (Adware)
PursuePoint.FirstRun.exe (FirstRun)  (9fdc3245213eb7ea3f6392b3fc76c48f)

1 / 68      (Adware)
updatepursuepoint.exe  (7cec2e0c5057cde624214a7beba15037)

1 / 68      (Adware)
pursuepoint.browserfilter.helper.dll  (c7be87dd8ea1fcae42a4c6f03e7449db)

1 / 68      (Adware)
utilpursuepoint.exe  (7e37b0f17afce6b9293abf594c0831a8)

1 / 68      (Adware)
pursuepoint.boashelper.exe  (bb381c270a6b4ce68f0895456dc1bba4)

1 / 68      (Adware)
PursuePoint.BrowserAdapterS.dll  (77746330555af4a94a27045a7abd10a6)

35 / 68    (Adware)

1 / 68      (Adware)
pursuepointbaapp.dll  (cb6a1e4fa92f1b94f625b96f493e9f80)

1 / 68      (Adware)

1 / 68      (Adware)
pursuepoint.browseradapter.exe  (ed8cdef2a498d3a63bbd0d4d175575fb)

1 / 68      (Adware)
PursuePoint.PurBrowseG.dll  (6f915ce0206c9ca4f1a0119539f1a4f0)

1 / 68      (Adware)
PursuePoint.BrowserAdapterS.dll  (463d11fc209a5e4ee11b2c958d570d94)

1 / 68      (Adware)
PursuePoint.Bromon.dll  (25f9a11e2b7f27fd56b48b700390c3f6)

35 / 68    (Adware)

1 / 68      (Adware)
pursuepointbaapp.dll  (fc32141f318f2ef369196d4b30e1b22c)

26 / 68    (Adware)
{e844e171-0702-480a-abc8-39f79c8c6126}w64.sys (StdLib)  (14552cf194cc5fe06458ebbf1a2371cb)

1 / 68      (Adware)
PursuePoint.BrowserAdapterS.dll  (25f6ada536e86ec3817ac2fa544c1f2d)

1 / 68      (Adware)
updatepursuepoint.exe  (c6cf0158518e79efa9b93629b0d3f68a)

25 / 68    (Adware)
{e844e171-0702-480a-abc8-39f79c8c6126}gw64.sys (StdLib)  (2230721c9bd1454f21f28f1ff373ed15)

20 / 68    (Adware)
{e844e171-0702-480a-abc8-39f79c8c6126}t.sys (StdLib)  (418f38de316ed7c1b6db01a6b70c366b)

1 / 68      (Adware)
PursuePoint.BOASPRT.exe  (d6c0336eee93e29cf96fefc4d1e7c69c)

1 / 68      (Adware)
PursuePoint.BOAS.exe  (b36d200b6ecf9ed47812064229808c9e)

1 / 68      (Adware)
PursuePointBrowserFilter.exe  (d116b0590fea979a08ce594938ce3d5f)

1 / 68      (Adware)
pursuepoint.browserfilter.helper.dll  (1bc8aa41245ce9754c373a331c366572)

26 / 68    (Adware)
{e844e171-0702-480a-abc8-39f79c8c6126}w64.sys (StdLib)  (90bd2024c9da156efedd48814fde61a5)

 
Latest 30 of 327 files

The following certificate is also signed by PursuePoint.

1B416158C22AFC9AD4B3FD583E617310  (Nov 04, 2014 to Jan 04, 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 PursuePoint by VeriSign, Inc. on November 27, 2013 with the serial number '65588529ed634e296695ee3328858cb2'.