swizzlebiz

Publisher Information

swizzlebiz 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:
10/7/2013 2:00:00 AM

Valid to:
10/8/2014 1:59:59 AM

Subject:
CN=swizzlebiz, OU=Digital ID Class 3 - Microsoft Software Validation v2, O=swizzlebiz, 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:
6465336da4f2ff797db8f6131d0063c7

Scanner detections:
Detections  (100% detected)

Scan engine
Details
Detections

Reason Heuristics
PUP.swizzlebiz.Z, PUP.swizzlebiz.Y, PUP.swizzlebiz.EE, PUP.swizzlebiz.S, Adware.Yontoo.swizzlebiz, PUP.swizzlebiz.M, PUP.swizzlebiz.K, PUP.swizzlebiz.P, PUP.swizzlebiz.g, PUP.swizzlebiz.k, Threat.Yontoo.swizzlebiz, Adware.Yontoo.swizzlebiz.Q, PUP.swizzlebiz.T, PUP.swizzlebiz.l, PUP.swizzlebiz.L, PUP.Yontoo.swizzlebiz (M), Adware.Yontoo.swizzlebiz (M)
100.00%

VIPRE Antivirus
Yontoo, Threat.4150696, Trojan.Win32.Generic, Threat.4741131, Adware.Adpeak
28.00%

ESET NOD32
MSIL/BrowseFox (variant), Win32/BrowseFox (variant)
20.00%

Baidu Antivirus
Adware.Win32.BrowseFox, Adware.Win64.SearchSuite, Adware.Win32.Agent
18.00%

Dr.Web
Trojan.BPlug.33, Trojan.BPlug.35, Trojan.BPlug.46, Trojan.BPlug.17, Trojan.BPlug.47, Trojan.BPlug.123
16.00%

AVG
Generic, Agent.V, Adware Generic_r.KI, BrowseFox.F, MalSign.Adpeak
16.00%

Malwarebytes
PUP.Optional.SwizzleBiz.A
14.00%

Trend Micro House Call
TROJ_GEN.F47V0406, TROJ_GEN.F47V0412, TROJ_GEN.F47V0317, TROJ_GEN.F47V0316, TROJ_GEN.F47V0514, TROJ_GEN.F47V0517, TROJ_GEN.F47V0208
14.00%

Sophos
Generic PUA GD, BrowseSmart, Generic PUA OB, Generic PUA OI, Generic PUA DN
14.00%

McAfee Web Gateway
Artemis!000F08312EFB, Artemis!852ABB7FB19F, Artemis!445D1B6FC97A, Artemis!54D809E67BEE, Heuristic.LooksLike.Win32.Suspicious.I
12.00%

1 / 68      (Adware)
{49e51043-d75a-40d9-8746-5be1e5685c73}w.sys (StdLib)  (20aa1ee3a22598005658afdf7ee99219)

1 / 68      (Adware)
updateswizzlebiz.exe  (552b91326b6aac7f54d038ddc8a2ce3c)

1 / 68      (Adware)
swizzlebizbho.dll (SwizzleBiz)  (2715ab15a7a42d72da12b2b27313abfb)

1 / 68      (Adware)
SwizzleBiz.FirstRun.exe (FirstRun)  (dcd0f2c7f74ba9290153d40ec300de74)

1 / 68      (Adware)
swizzlebizuntemp.exe  (182dcf1ac5f946a04da181b0ee669eba)

1 / 68      (Adware)
utilswizzlebiz.exe  (4c48e839fe39cb5103ea6be873745b41)

1 / 68      (Adware)
{49e51043-d75a-40d9-8746-5be1e5685c73}gw64.sys (StdLib)  (69d27642e1cb22e3ae7efd89f46d600f)

1 / 68      (Adware)
updateswizzlebiz.exe  (2408088a1c73e73bc7512ad77ef73b63)

1 / 68      (Adware)
{49e51043-d75a-40d9-8746-5be1e5685c73}w64.sys (StdLib)  (201af3e63c49196d115bad977bdd856d)

1 / 68      (Adware)
SwizzleBiz.FirstRun.exe (FirstRun)  (0f52311215e4bf6eea8f36c7e97ffa90)

1 / 68      (Adware)

1 / 68      (Adware)

1 / 68      (Adware)
swizzlebiz.browseradapter64.exe  (30c84f88d883f20670713a1a610135be)

1 / 68      (Adware)
swizzlebiz.browseradapter.exe  (ab5923034c793a2ff243ffa8560571dd)

1 / 68      (Adware)
49e51043d75a40d9874664.dll  (1f1ae7827fe88bb26d175d2ff618739d)

1 / 68      (Adware)
49e51043d75a40d98746.dll  (e803b104dfbb7e7e312c575c99f75eb5)

1 / 68      (Adware)
SwizzleBiz.PurBrowseG.dll  (6870c5fbdbe394769bccf2436527e2d8)

1 / 68      (Adware)
{49e51043-d75a-40d9-8746-5be1e5685c73}w64.sys (StdLib)  (7c5b8fdbcb9094f63fbedfba98a5e176)

1 / 68      (Adware)
{49e51043-d75a-40d9-8746-5be1e5685c73}w64.sys (StdLib)  (82d56e8c66ef009514cf67df5d633487)

8 / 68      (Adware)
{49e51043-d75a-40d9-8746-5be1e5685c73}w64.sys (StdLib)  (6c0f25f96fdc6179360980c591d2b8ee)

11 / 68    (Adware)
wstlib64.sys (StdLib)  (843f71f1abc8534f065c563f7ae4331a)

1 / 68      (Adware)
{49e51043-d75a-40d9-8746-5be1e5685c73}gt.sys (StdLib)  (e3c8f7daeb19415e83c902bfa622a73d)

29 / 68    (Adware)
swizzlebizbho.dll (SwizzleBiz)  (4b3ee710a975af61c92c6d9a27d1a01d)

2 / 68      (Adware)
{49e51043-d75a-40d9-8746-5be1e5685c73}gw.sys (StdLib)  (2fee5630bb6affe0abb8a90563a5e64e)

16 / 68    (Adware)
swizzlebiz.purbrowse.exe  (a2296ee0277b3a26206abad33d318168)

6 / 68      (Adware)
updateswizzlebiz.exe  (88d449161c3a49870becb28aef7211e4)

1 / 68      (Adware)
swizzlebiz.browseradapter.exe  (e2d76eb59fde959d0e082653e0f23f42)

1 / 68      (Adware)
swizzlebizbaapp.dll  (1ad1d69cc8f1cbbe296d42f85ed40bb4)

8 / 68      (Adware)

2 / 68      (Adware)
{49e51043-d75a-40d9-8746-5be1e5685c73}gw64.sys (StdLib)  (0688fb95d7ca82ad1df04cc146a9e12e)

 
Latest 30 of 62 files

The following certificate is also signed by swizzlebiz.

714BFFABADD790A976F0D4C4D2B25507  (Sep 29, 2014 to Oct 30, 2015)

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* Note, the details and description above are based on the code signing digital signature issued to swizzlebiz by VeriSign, Inc. on October 07, 2013 with the serial number '6465336da4f2ff797db8f6131d0063c7'.