Surftastic

Publisher Information

Surftastic 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. Thre are 2 additional code signing certificates issued to this publisher.
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Authority:
VeriSign, Inc.

Valid from:
1/3/2014 7:00:00 AM

Valid to:
1/4/2015 6:59:59 AM

Subject:
CN=Surftastic, OU=Digital ID Class 3 - Microsoft Software Validation v2, O=Surftastic, 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:
117c1c381ba3522c50659e614bb20d99

Scanner detections:
Detections  (100% detected)

Scan engine
Details
Detections

Reason Heuristics
Adware.Yontoo.Surftastic.S, PUP.Surftastic.M, PUP.Installer.Surftastic.P, Adware.Yontoo.Surftastic.X, Adware.Yontoo.Surftastic.DD, Adware.Yontoo.Surftastic.K, PUP.Surftastic.l, PUP.Surftastic.U, Adware.Yontoo.Surftastic (M), PUP.Yontoo.Surftastic (M)
100.00%

VIPRE Antivirus
Yontoo, Trojan.Win32.Generic, Threat.4741131, Threat.4734384, Threat.4150696
54.00%

Baidu Antivirus
Adware.MSIL.BrowseFox, Adware.Win32.BrowseFox
44.00%

McAfee
Artemis!6A5938A91D0B, BrowseFox-FQX, Artemis!1A8F49C5170E, Artemis!BC9AE040E9AB, BrowseFox.a, Artemis!D77DAE54E148
38.00%

Malwarebytes
PUP.Optional.Sambreel.A, PUP.Optional.Sanbreel.A, PUP.Optional.Downloader.C
36.00%

McAfee Web Gateway
Artemis!6A5938A91D0B, Artemis!1A8F49C5170E, Artemis!BC9AE040E9AB, BrowseFox.a, BehavesLike.Win32.BrowseFox.dh
36.00%

Sophos
BrowseSmart, Surftastic Deals, Generic PUA JB, Browse Fox (PUA)
36.00%

Avira AntiVirus
APPL/BrowseFox.Gen, ADWARE/BrowseFox.Gen7, ADWARE/BrowseFox.Gen2
34.00%

ESET NOD32
MSIL/BrowseFox.D potentially unwanted application, MSIL/BrowseFox.B potentially unwanted application, MSIL/BrowseFox.G potentially unwanted application
32.00%

Kaspersky
not-a-virus:AdWare.Win32.Kranet, not-a-virus:HEUR:AdWare.MSIL.Kranet, not-a-virus:HEUR:AdWare.Win32.Kranet
32.00%

1 / 68      (Adware)
Surftastic.IEUpdate.dll  (cc3cf1ebe21f561f2e226f1bd3873df0)

1 / 68      (Adware)
SurftasticBrowserFilter.exe  (2f118992f410fab55f5c92ce6351cadd)

1 / 68      (Adware)
SurftasticBrowserFilter.exe  (3f8d10e4283331992de963a0d141681c)

1 / 68      (Adware)
surftastic.browserfilter.helper.dll  (56b7c49bd518d4f53864a9219d681afe)

11 / 68    (Adware)
Surftastic.FirstRun.exe (FirstRun)  (7c2ed8d307e3c8612540408f56a81758)

11 / 68    (Adware)
Surftastic.FirstRun.exe (FirstRun)  (e2bca6b259c3f4274589b7e6e73849bc)

11 / 68    (Adware)
Surftastic.FirstRun.exe (FirstRun)  (5fe8033cecfd8ad2357432bc644844d6)

11 / 68    (Adware)
Surftastic.FirstRun.exe (FirstRun)  (c476b90ee158ed1a1454a1e8ba40532f)

11 / 68    (Adware)
Surftastic.FirstRun.exe (FirstRun)  (48c0a5baf463b051cfacb39fe2f5696e)

11 / 68    (Adware)
Surftastic.FirstRun.exe (FirstRun)  (c92d3af9253a3ca9f0a027d3d61fd9a4)

11 / 68    (Adware)
Surftastic.FirstRun.exe (FirstRun)  (2dfe673f13585fc9bc38117eb2b37efd)

1 / 68      (Adware)
Surftastic.BrowserFilterG.dll  (0e1f3a50d53a211ec6f3e9d2f3e2cd6e)

1 / 68      (Adware)
surftastic.browserfilter.dll.mal  (93e1b1ee8aa05021f86c26691773c6f9)

1 / 68      (Adware)
surftasticbrowserfilter.exe.mal  (6c1ff23bde3ef17f57214a34e12b5c8f)

1 / 68      (Adware)

1 / 68      (Adware)
SurftasticBrowserFilter.exe  (57ea37dd7018b1b15626f1b860bf783a)

1 / 68      (Adware)
surftastic.browserfilter.helper.dll  (e6ec246f0b1b8a093391283bfa1160e8)

11 / 68    (Adware)
Surftastic.FirstRun.exe (FirstRun)  (3327f20b8ff5f35b213349fe17c1b31a)

1 / 68      (Adware)
SurftasticBrowserFilter.exe  (e732f7b0eac099ba23d4f2f71d5b0995)

1 / 68      (Adware)
SurftasticBrowserFilter.exe  (da7376d5bba4d1e39473cf4909ed9b91)

1 / 68      (Adware)
SurftasticBrowserFilter.exe  (7d0e3cdb980e294e7139d509bca0de94)

1 / 68      (Adware)
surftastic.browserfilter.helper.dll  (39ac796e1a6f9a072e4a61e2e227065c)

11 / 68    (Adware)
Surftastic.FirstRun.exe (FirstRun)  (082497e8a3cedbe87b2a736c6d836628)

1 / 68      (Adware)
tstlib64.sys (StdLib)  (5533a2c64077f430cd292e7003fcc5e0)

1 / 68      (Adware)
Surftastic.BrowserFilter.dll  (d0d721b4f99436b3ca64ab77f99f08e5)

1 / 68      (Adware)
SurftasticBrowserFilter.exe  (5414b1cc6d14e8faf787845f5d501933)

1 / 68      (Adware)
surftastic.browserfilter.helper.dll  (cdac9c4ce133806a0ab5b427ae23096e)

2 / 68      (Adware)
Surftastic.IEUpdate.dll  (ba7d6898b6eb6ab44058900f6c47808d)

11 / 68    (Adware)
Surftastic.FirstRun.exe (FirstRun)  (a9632e40272a89573a2f4e27b18f375c)

33 / 68    (Adware)
filterapp_c.exe  (d77dae54e148e47e8dbdd668b8b97863)

 
Latest 30 of 410 files

The certificates below are also signed by Surftastic.

5075CED200701322868158A770FEC231  (Dec 23, 2014 to Jan 23, 2016)

1E51B1BC1DA0D725290BE84DCF88D4EB  (May 07, 2014 to May 08, 2015)

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* Note, the details and description above are based on the code signing digital signature issued to Surftastic by VeriSign, Inc. on January 03, 2014 with the serial number '117c1c381ba3522c50659e614bb20d99'.