Useful Software

Publisher Information

Useful Software is a software developer located in Bellevue, Washington in the United States*. The company is a primary distributor of unwanted software. There is one additional code signing certificate issued to this publisher.
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Authority:
VeriSign, Inc.

Valid from:
1/13/2014 7:00:00 PM

Valid to:
12/16/2014 6:59:59 PM

Subject:
CN=Useful Software, OU=Digital ID Class 3 - Microsoft Software Validation v2, O=Useful Software, L=Bellevue, S=Washington, 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:
7db9b4e338bdcf4f909f675c098b0e76

Scanner detections:
Detections  (100% detected)

Scan engine
Details
Detections

Reason Heuristics
PUP.UsefulSoftware.H, PUP.UsefulSoftware.P, PUP.UsefulSoftware.K, PUP.UsefulSoftware.E, PUP.UsefulSoftware.V, PUP.UsefulSoftware.L, PUP.Verti.Bundler, PUP.Verti.UsefulSoftware (M), PUP.Verti.UsefulSoftware.Bundler (M)
100.00%

ESET NOD32
Win32/Verti (variant)
56.00%

AVG
Usefus
56.00%

VIPRE Antivirus
Rocketfuel Installer
54.00%

McAfee Web Gateway
BehavesLike.Win32.AdwareAmonetize.gh, Artemis!39C6A445194B, BehavesLike.Win32.AdwareHotBar.dc, BehavesLike.Win32.Trojan.gh
46.00%

Trend Micro House Call
Suspicious_GEN.F47V0813, TROJ_GEN.F47V0524, Suspicious_GEN.F47V1115, Suspicious_GEN.F47V1125, Suspicious_GEN.F47V1202, TROJ_GEN.F47V0523, TROJ_GEN.F47V0519
44.00%

Antiy Labs AVL
Trojan/Win32.TSGeneric
44.00%

McAfee
Artemis!D3FCB5F89DAF, Artemis!39C6A445194B, Artemis!93EA70B51DD3, Artemis!76796C0E6149, Artemis!A06A1EA6E784, Artemis!8203129AE89B, Artemis!2EB2603457C5, Artemis!B6DB5B9B58D4, Artemis!E5E97EE5EFA9, Artemis!D8C6F7035016, Artemis!A4B569E617A9, Artemis!078997B0812D
40.00%

Fortinet FortiGate
Riskware/Verti
38.00%

Dr.Web
Adware.Downware.4150, Adware.Downware.9107, Adware.Downware.2712
34.00%

1 / 68      (Adware)
pricepeep.exe  (7d787f1da8a91833636ed0f651667230)

1 / 68      (Adware)
fixcleanrepair.exe  (972fbd42b1be35b584b9ae5f344207b6)

1 / 68      (Adware)
beatcelebplayer.exe  (8610f98d13a0613b197b103d1c29e053)

1 / 68      (Adware)
dlaccelerator.exe  (435154fce21c712cbc177b5742da40cf)

1 / 68      (Adware)
Setup.exe  (1c92ec1e34c30467f1f79eb71f774058)

1 / 68      (Adware)
tinymediaplayer_uinstaller.exe  (d3d5f5f89725c20d4e37b81fb95864c3)

1 / 68      (Adware)
Setup.exe  (4569a6cc8b240e63e9c0838a044e4430)

1 / 68      (Adware)
reimage.exe  (a44e855464c7b41a2d09ff04b38f7bac)

1 / 68      (Adware)
ziperfly.exe  (13add348029d3cea2d656235eada33d8)

1 / 68      (Adware)
flv2pc.exe  (373cac8a88bca469434d0ac78070ef9d)

1 / 68      (Adware)
flv2pc.exe  (373cac8a88bca469434d0ac78070ef9d)

1 / 68      (Adware)
beatcelebplayer.exe  (841bf7adec10b8d0568c5255302f5b8f)

1 / 68      (Adware)
Setup.exe  (e8a77633a8820ab06cdfd953c7060a8b)

1 / 68      (Adware)
frugalid.exe  (5a1b7fa08e659cf2ba663b87360e1f5d)

1 / 68      (Adware)
65e0.tmp  (0f3097c25afd869c1c81106d5b648a6b)

1 / 68      (Adware)
desktunes.exe  (f787b810fa821abebf29db62a6f76557)

1 / 68      (Adware)
Setup.exe  (4c8e6a1e0e4bbd165ab5564b3b80fc62)

1 / 68      (Adware)
mixxxdj.exe  (1f8f6efefee4a4a158396d18ca13d198)

1 / 68      (Adware)
dlaccelerator.exe  (436eed71043e4a7713bca7864870625f)

1 / 68      (Adware)
blinkxbeat.exe  (6fe7f1c2501f7faa4355046bf5428afa)

1 / 68      (Adware)
reimage.exe  (703cd8d4cfb468d3ce96b8a17d0eba99)

1 / 68      (Adware)
Setup.exe  (782a31e14c21689e65d3d663cfe49cc8)

11 / 68    (Adware)
ziperfly.exe  (078997b0812d4a76307ae60bb0ecd1ae)

23 / 68    (Adware)
mediaplayerclassic.exe  (e206b198ab46b9500c4d91567c8d9214)

27 / 68    (Adware)
mixxxdj.exe  (5cc5c6b11de569a008b8d18e251a00c9)

8 / 68      (Adware)
pdfcreator.exe  (d2f78cb6fd453fb513402f73b9c37b78)

27 / 68    (Adware)
audacity.exe  (a517605766828a96f7ae1fe9d378fbfe)

13 / 68    (Adware)
pcspeedmaximizer.exe  (f78e6a26293d7b99f0c3cf1fe1ff9e22)

11 / 68    (Adware)
mastergamer.exe  (a4b569e617a9688ca0dea6ef91dbf7a7)

10 / 68    (Adware)
fixcleanrepair.exe  (d8c6f7035016d6c29ec66b3741d9efdb)

 
Latest 30 of 142 files

Downloads URLs for files signed by Useful Software.

4 / 68      (Adware)

9 / 68      (Adware)

4 / 68      (Adware)

9 / 68      (Adware)

4 / 68      (Adware)

9 / 68      (Adware)

1 / 68      (Adware)
http://inst.allfreeapps.net/dl/45/2344/5793/.../  (tinymediaplayer_uinstaller.exe)

9 / 68      (Adware)

1 / 68      (Adware)

4 / 68      (Adware)

9 / 68      (Adware)

13 / 68    (Adware)

9 / 68      (Adware)
http://inst.hurrincloud.com/dl/42/2202/42/.../  (mediaplayerclassic(1).exe)

9 / 68      (Adware)

9 / 68      (Adware)

9 / 68      (Adware)

16 / 68    (Adware)

9 / 68      (Adware)

9 / 68      (Adware)

4 / 68      (Adware)

4 / 68      (Adware)

4 / 68      (Adware)

16 / 68    (Adware)

4 / 68      (Adware)

4 / 68      (Adware)
http://i.hurrincloud.com/stub/UINST/.../Xvid.exe  (32573e3198df344a600111e80f0b965f)

4 / 68      (Adware)

16 / 68    (Adware)
http://i.hurrincloud.com/stub/UINST/.../7zip.exe  (93ea70b51dd39dd82cdff4e37e826e4c)

16 / 68    (Adware)

4 / 68      (Adware)

9 / 68      (Adware)

 
Latest 30 of 43 download URLs

The following websites host and distribute files published by Useful Software.

The following certificate is also signed by Useful Software.

142135C80AA62D0F15501B4128FC6AEE  (Nov 19, 2014 to Jan 19, 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 Useful Software by VeriSign, Inc. on January 13, 2014 with the serial number '7db9b4e338bdcf4f909f675c098b0e76'.