W3i, LLC

Publisher Information

W3i, LLC is a software publisher located in Sartell, Minnesota in the United States*. The company is a primary distributor of unwanted software. W3i (also known for Freeze.com) is the distributor of the InstallIQ (now InstallX) download and install manager, a distribution platform for adware and potentially unwanted programs such as toolbars, web browser plugins and other software. "Every product that is run through the InstallIQ manager is free. But, in order to make this happen, InstallIQ shows you advertisements during the installation process. Your support of these advertisements, which are all safe and free to download, helps poor, but brilliant, app developers make money from their free and awesome software." - (www.installiq.com) Thre are 2 additional code signing certificates issued to this publisher.
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Authority:
VeriSign, Inc.

Valid from:
7/2/2007 7:00:00 PM

Valid to:
7/2/2009 6:59:59 PM

Subject:
CN="W3i, LLC", OU=Digital ID Class 3 - Microsoft Software Validation v2, O="W3i, LLC", L=Sartell, S=Minnesota, C=US

Issuer:
CN=VeriSign Class 3 Code Signing 2004 CA, OU=Terms of use at https://www.verisign.com/rpa (c)04, OU=VeriSign Trust Network, O="VeriSign, Inc.", C=US

Serial number:
391b1de3fdf7d68124136d1483c16b21

Scanner detections:
Detections  (100% detected)

Scan engine
Details
Detections

Reason Heuristics
PUP.InstallX.W3i.Installer (M)
100.00%

VIPRE Antivirus
InstallIQ Installer, Threat.4783689
12.00%

Avira AntiVirus
APPL/InstallIQ.Gen5
12.00%

F-Prot
File is damaged
12.00%

F-Secure
Suspicious:W32/Zlob!Gemini
12.00%

Baidu Antivirus
Trojan.Win32.InstallIQ, Adware.Win32.InstallIQ
8.00%

ESET NOD32
Win32/InstallIQ (variant)
6.00%

eSafe
Win32.Banker
6.00%

ESET NOD32
Win32/InstallIQ.A potentially unwanted application
6.00%

K7 Gateway Antivirus
Adware
6.00%

8 / 68      (Adware)

1 / 68      (Adware)
spring.exe (InstallIQ Installation Utility by W3i)  (41f528a01c2d25354423378599a69d10)

1 / 68      (Adware)
ffdshow.exe (InstallIQ Installation Utility by W3i)  (9ad0d526a3ddc94c8f9e794a386a04f7)

1 / 68      (Adware)
dolphinfree.exe (Freeze.com Installation Utility by W3i)  (a632e2f8b44b17a8a07e3b4f14711f51)

1 / 68      (Adware)
mixxxdj.exe (InstallIQ Installation Utility by W3i)  (d930ab0014e91028566e1c97e2e30bf2)

1 / 68      (Adware)

1 / 68      (Adware)
marine2.exe (Freeze.com Installation Utility by W3i)  (f295b890a9de03184329934d33290d04)

1 / 68      (Adware)

1 / 68      (Adware)
mixxxdj_1634.exe (Freeze.com Installation Utility by W3i)  (f762ed00c28e63dd908080a27d5e3173)

1 / 68      (Adware)

1 / 68      (Adware)
isnjp44204.exe (Freeze.com Installation Utility by W3i)  (a2258374c2772ad989fa59b3a89858f1)

1 / 68      (Adware)
marine2.exe (Freeze.com Installation Utility by W3i)  (b0cd5de979c279f68685979b7571043c)

1 / 68      (Adware)

1 / 68      (Adware)
sumatrapdf.exe (Freeze.com Installation Utility by W3i)  (d3ae720c6f16d1afdc132ed8ba25bada)

1 / 68      (Adware)

1 / 68      (Adware)

1 / 68      (Adware)
games.exe (InstallIQ Installation Utility by W3i)  (4de3be8fbe0a4f30292f2cc955e13f0e)

1 / 68      (Adware)
wfallsaw.exe (InstallIQ Installation Utility by W3i)  (d0e2ef9232e6528210f12d605898618c)

1 / 68      (Adware)

1 / 68      (Adware)
dolphin_1826.exe (InstallIQ Installation Utility by W3i)  (74edff4854daff8539b1fa3a5de32063)

1 / 68      (Adware)
dolphin.exe (Freeze.com Installation Utility by W3i)  (187956e1fae5fc49513d060b9a4ef0a1)

1 / 68      (Adware)
dolphin.exe (InstallIQ Installation Utility by W3i)  (e64191301b50242d945aead24880d118)

13 / 68    (Adware)
7zipfree_8675.exe (InstallIQ Installation Utility by W3i)  (0b06e50415db7faf87e119e9631a87c3)

1 / 68      (Adware)
marine2free.exe (Freeze.com Installation Utility by W3i)  (02d99c3b5f25248c62d20c51daff00ff)

8 / 68      (Adware)

1 / 68      (Adware)
setup_digsby.exe (InstallIQ Installation Utility by W3i)  (87f66af654f4862bb3dfb2ea0f6bb8a5)

11 / 68    (Adware)

1 / 68      (Adware)
mixxxdjfree.exe (Freeze.com Installation Utility by W3i)  (642b8e7f28296c51dfd3d6f7d925add2)

4 / 68      (Adware)
vlcfree_8676.exe (Freeze.com Installation Utility by W3i)  (ed5158135a2f92b7ed58f9d1e07761af)

1 / 68      (Adware)
marine2aw.exe (Freeze.com Installation Utility by W3i)  (b30ea9a47a6c3bc9db04696bc37591be)

 
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Top-level domains owned by W3i, LLC.

The certificates below are also signed by W3i, LLC.

6A5D73F262C38BBD4578AB6AD713318D  (Jun 18, 2011 to Jul 01, 2013)

7393AD65DF71BF83C8882420F2FE0A56  (May 18, 2009 to Jul 02, 2011)

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 W3i, LLC by VeriSign, Inc. on July 02, 2007 with the serial number '391b1de3fdf7d68124136d1483c16b21'.