WebSparkle 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.
8/13/2013 2:00:00 AM
8/14/2015 1:59:59 AM
CN=WebSparkle, OU=Digital ID Class 3 - Microsoft Software Validation v2, O=WebSparkle, L=San Diego, S=California, C=US
Detections (100% detected)
PUP.Yontoo.WebSparkle (M), Adware.Yontoo.WebSparkle (M)
Threat.4741131, Yontoo, Trojan.Win32.Generic
Generic, AdPlugin, Maucampo
Adware.Kranet.Win32.17, Adware.BrowseFox.Win32.5311, Adware.SwiftBrowse.Win64.1, Adware.Yotoon.Win64.2, Adware.Yotoon.Win64.14
Win32:BrowseFox-C [PUP], MSIL:BrowseFox-Q [PUP], Win32:BrowseFox-F [PUP]
Win.Adware.Swiftbrowse-105, Win.Adware.Swiftbrowse-330, Win.Adware.Agent-42736, Win.Adware.Swiftbrowse-497
Trojan.Yontoo.1734, Trojan.BPlug.219, Trojan.BPlug.117
Adware.Agent.PAB, Adware.WebSpark.A, Adware.SwiftBrowse.AD, Adware.SwiftBrowse.CH
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 WebSparkle by VeriSign, Inc. on August 13, 2013 with the serial number '36202de0cbdfe10f57978e3766db2ed4'.