Visicom Media Inc. is a software publisher located in Brossard, Quebec in Canada*. The company is a primary distributor of potentially unwanted software. Visicom is a Candian adware platform that distributes private labled toolbars for the purpose of injecting advertising within the web browser as well as providing search redirection. Visicom produces an anti-phising plugin for the browser in association with Panda Security for its various toolbar offerings in addition to operating the mystart.com search portal and toolbar. Thre are 9 additional code signing certificates issued to this publisher.
Thawte Consulting (Pty) Ltd.
6/20/2007 2:00:00 AM
6/23/2008 1:59:59 AM
CN=Visicom Media Inc., OU=SECURE APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT, O=Visicom Media Inc., L=Brossard, S=Quebec, C=CA
CN=Thawte Code Signing CA, O=Thawte Consulting (Pty) Ltd., C=ZA
Detections (100% detected)
PUP.BHO.VisicomMedia.K, PUP.VMNToolbar.VisicomMedia.U, PUP.EmailNotifierUserInterface.VisicomMedia.N, PUP.EmailNotifierAPI.VisicomMedia.Q, PUP.ToolbarUninstaller.VisicomMedia.J, PUP.BHO.VisicomMedia.L, PUP.VisicomMedia.I, PUP.CAYahooAntiSpy2120.VisicomMedia.S, PUP.MultiplyToolbarinstaller.VisicomMedia.P, PUP.Visicom.VMNToolbar.Installer, PUP.Visicom.VisicomMedia.Installer (M), PUP.Visicom.VisicomMedia (M)
Adware/Naupoint, Suspicious file
AdWare.Win32.MegaSearch.n, Signed-AdWare.Win32.MegaSearch.n, suspected of Trojan.Downloader.gen.h
AdWare.MegaSearch.n.n8 (Not a Virus), (Suspicious) - DNAScan
Generic PUP.x, Artemis!56DAB72FA277, Artemis!2BE79793AA91
McAfee Web Gateway
Generic PUP.x, Artemis!56DAB72FA277
Win32.AdWare.MegaSearch.~BAAB, ApplicUnwnt.Win32.Adware.MegaSearch.n, UnclassifiedMalware
Top-level domains owned by Visicom Media Inc..
The certificates below are also signed by Visicom Media Inc..
3F88F4 (Jun 23, 2005 to Jun 20, 2006)
3E2E5E (May 12, 2004 to Jun 20, 2005)
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 Visicom Media Inc. by Thawte Consulting (Pty) Ltd. on June 20, 2007 with the serial number '53647b50983ed1eb11c279cb398c2ca4'.