Web Layers

Publisher Information

Web Layers 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:
7/31/2013 3:00:00 AM

Valid to:
8/1/2015 2:59:59 AM

Subject:
CN=Web Layers, OU=Digital ID Class 3 - Microsoft Software Validation v2, O=Web Layers, L=Santa Monica, 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:
68b083249006ba50d35f50a8f44cd7d4

Scanner detections:
Detections  (100% detected)

Scan engine
Details
Detections

Reason Heuristics
PUP.Yontoo.WebLayers (M), Adware.Yontoo.WebLayers (M), PUP.Yontoo.WebLayers.Installer (M)
100.00%

VIPRE Antivirus
Trojan.Win32.Generic, Yontoo
16.00%

Emsisoft Anti-Malware
Adware.SwiftBrowse.CH, Adware.BrowseFox.V, Gen:Variant.Mikey.11547
16.00%

avast!
MSIL:BrowseFox-CE [PUP]
16.00%

Avira AntiVirus
TR/Dropper.Gen, Adware/BrowseFox.A.1227, ADWARE/BrowseFox.Gen2
16.00%

Bkav FE
W64.HfsAdware, W32.HfsAdware
16.00%

K7 Gateway Antivirus
Adware , Unwanted-Program , Trojan
16.00%

K7 AntiVirus
Adware , Unwanted-Program , Trojan
16.00%

F-Prot
W64/A-59c9c70a, W32/A-76f53fd6, W32/S-304afd20
16.00%

Bitdefender
Adware.SwiftBrowse.CH, Adware.BrowseFox.V, Gen:Variant.Mikey.11547
16.00%

1 / 68      (Adware)
maintainer.exe  (3517931efb394e56ed8e0b0450181302)

1 / 68      (Adware)
f365189d3e184f01842364.dll  (17700e5c4f76e321c0eb8822f2f34cdc)

1 / 68      (Adware)
setup  (3db585b8df9ad488b4e8ed2c28612adb)

1 / 68      (Adware)
webconnectuninstall.exe  (2698de848c8a119f6de6d88a3a1b1470)

23 / 68    (Adware)
webconnectbho.dll (WebConnect by Web Connect)  (0cb6b0454334a57a6af5266c16cbc682)

27 / 68    (Adware)
{f365189d-3e18-4f01-8423-a1ed102ed962}w64.sys (StdLib)  (406d5dfa8a1c46ec2e29946e3533c442)

1 / 68      (Adware)
{f365189d-3e18-4f01-8423-a1ed102ed962}t.sys (StdLib)  (ed43f00f10eca5ece023fc845b064191)

1 / 68      (Adware)
maintainer.bak  (1347b908526da2154d5e14cc175d5286)

29 / 68    (Adware)
{f365189d-3e18-4f01-8423-a1ed102ed962}w.sys (StdLib)  (7f30b04d9d8e335e1c61a3d1a87f7455)

1 / 68      (Adware)
webconnect.expext.dll  (df2867994766dd5bd552c9e34100341b)

1 / 68      (Adware)
webconnect.boas.dll  (3b2c583263f9fefa2624fa7129d08133)

1 / 68      (Adware)
webconnect.expextdll.dll  (8e7911955b3d0af67a90e9f5b31204ad)

1 / 68      (Adware)
f365189d3e184f01842364.dll  (b2b14c2d111e9668becb8d6564ed3ff3)

1 / 68      (Adware)
webconnect.expext.exe.tmp  (0b16057ede6579a4bf6105ff7d8b7409)

1 / 68      (Adware)
WebConnect.BOAS.exe  (00d4edc0cfba6d0bf521e5b8748fa1da)

1 / 68      (Adware)
WebConnect2015040117.exe  (2cc03a97cd5d0faccc5da015ed16cf38)

1 / 68      (Adware)
WebConnect2015021713.exe  (6eaf8d134297c80a763d4b1d61ad1e3a)

1 / 68      (Adware)
{f365189d-3e18-4f01-8423-a1ed102ed962}t.sys (StdLib)  (5ad0df8f3acff85a37dd1d975c48ebf3)

1 / 68      (Adware)
utilwebconnect.exe  (95ed4694d5bd1a2b0861bea43001cd49)

1 / 68      (Adware)
updatewebconnect.exe  (d25dbeff79fd48bf9924179baf6be085)

1 / 68      (Adware)
webconnect.expextdll.dll  (db69b85a0d848077b8dbe3a403758d6b)

1 / 68      (Adware)
f365189d3e184f01842364.dll  (954679bc7298c1c7b8c44a7fcd72499b)

23 / 68    (Adware)
webconnectbho.dll (WebConnect by Web Connect)  (121140076ade904381e8ca145619bba4)

27 / 68    (Adware)
{f365189d-3e18-4f01-8423-a1ed102ed962}w64.sys (StdLib)  (2b93461d113cdc76a309a48f88291383)

1 / 68      (Adware)
webconnect.browseradapter64.exe  (7a02c8413df55c1bb18ce983d0c19eae)

1 / 68      (Adware)
WebConnect2015030903.exe  (49274ec726a8905884643ba47f5dfe5b)

1 / 68      (Adware)
WebConnect2015030908.exe  (e222bbe5d4951ee6c9a266aa77999040)

1 / 68      (Adware)
WebConnect2015030918.exe  (57a98671f58b6dcc8e6a25e233949bf0)

1 / 68      (Adware)
maintainer.bak  (211e1e3c8f62ffce33621e841cc86b58)

1 / 68      (Adware)
utilweblayers.exe  (ea3202ce5c58dfd630116197582683c0)

 
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The following certificate is also signed by Web Layers.

2B5CEE8A350D1CE33516994DA29EC29D  (Aug 04, 2015 to Oct 03, 2016)

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* Note, the details and description above are based on the code signing digital signature issued to Web Layers by VeriSign, Inc. on July 31, 2013 with the serial number '68b083249006ba50d35f50a8f44cd7d4'.