Sergey Petrov is a brand of publishers/developers run by WebPick Internet Holdings Ltd. located in Ramat Ha'Chayal Tel Aviv, Israel. The company is a primary distributor of unwanted software. Sergey Petrov is a developer of WebPick Internet Holdings and publishes a number of adware web browser plugins designed to monitor web browser behavior and inject advertisements (banner, popups, text-links, etc.) in the browser by using the WebPick InstalleRex monetization delivery platform. These programs from Sergey Petrov are typiclaly installed on a variety of names and misspellings and are very difficult to remove. According to WebPick, they use developers to sign their adware in order to "throw off competitors".
COMODO CA Limited
8/21/2013 7:00:00 AM
8/22/2014 6:59:59 AM
CN=Sergey Petrov, O=Sergey Petrov, STREET=Gaydara 13, L=Kyev, S=Kyev, PostalCode=01033, C=UA
CN=COMODO Code Signing CA 2, O=COMODO CA Limited, L=Salford, S=Greater Manchester, C=GB
Detections (100% detected)
Adware.WebPick.Installer (M), PUP.WebPick.SergeyPetrov.Installer (M)
Application.Generic.657777, Trojan.Generic.11002459, Trojan.Generic.11450565, Trojan.Generic.11420210, Trojan.Generic.11417269
Win32:InstalleRex-BI [PUP], Win32:InstalleRex-CZ [PUP], Win32:InstalleRex-BM [PUP], Win32:Installer-AP [PUP]
Trojan.Generic.11419242, Trojan.Generic.11002459, Trojan.Generic.11450565, Trojan.Generic.11420210, Gen:Variant.Kazy.324119
Trojan/W32.AntiFW.323784, Trojan/W32.AntiFW.322144, Trojan/W32.AntiFW.323864, Trojan/W32.AntiFW.323712, Trojan.Generic.11450677
Downloads URLs for files signed by Sergey Petrov.
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 Sergey Petrov by COMODO CA Limited on August 21, 2013 with the serial number '0ad084e865d27cd546d21db6edf89d48'.