WhiteSmoke Inc

Publisher Information

WhiteSmoke Inc is a software publisher located in New York, United States*. The company is a primary distributor of unwanted software. WhiteSmoke based in Israel is a toolbar company that provides translation and grammar checking services within its toolbar products. Typically WhiteSmoke developes a customized Conduit toolbar in which it gets payments for each toolbar installed. Thre are 4 additional code signing certificates issued to this publisher.
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Authority:
VeriSign, Inc.

Valid from:
6/9/2008 8:00:00 PM

Valid to:
7/8/2011 7:59:59 PM

Subject:
CN=WhiteSmoke Inc, OU=R&D, OU=Digital ID Class 3 - Microsoft Software Validation v2, O=WhiteSmoke Inc, L=New York, S=New York, 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:
4261300af5254b751250b0cdbda6ce61

Scanner detections:
Detections  (100% detected)

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Details
Detections

Reason Heuristics
PUP.WhiteSmoke.Installer, PUP.WhiteSmoke.MacrovisionCorporation.Installer (M), PUP.WhiteSmoke.AcressoSoftware.Installer (M), PUP.WhiteSmoke.Installer (M), PUP.WhiteSmoke.InstallCoreC.Installer (M)
100.00%

avast!
Win32:WhiteSmoke-B [PUP]
38.00%

Bkav FE
W32.HfsAdware
30.00%

eSafe
Suspicious File
12.00%

Clam AntiVirus
PUA.Packed.PECompact-1
10.00%

Kaspersky
not-a-virus:WebToolbar.Win32.Searchbar
2.00%

ESET NOD32
Win32/WhiteSmoke potentially unwanted (variant)
2.00%

3 / 68      (Adware)
Setup.exe (InstallShield by Macrovision)  (b961c663215a5e68b4c3e0bc656d3840)

3 / 68      (Adware)
Setup.exe (InstallShield by Macrovision)  (98828e0b6b0c41d6b858c54d878fc8db)

1 / 68      (Adware)
issetup.dll (InstallShield by Macrovision)  (9ef9dee5a630ee5e35e7a397026ef0e1)

3 / 68      (Adware)
Setup.exe (InstallShield by Macrovision)  (2b4d8ab17b72bc8d614de75a30cdd72d)

1 / 68      (Adware)
issetup.dll (InstallShield by Macrovision)  (d2af3d877bc351539c34fc3c2d344ce6)

1 / 68      (Adware)

3 / 68      (Adware)
Setup.exe (InstallShield by Macrovision)  (906e39a32b0777730efc29f3626ea0a7)

2 / 68      (Adware)

1 / 68      (Adware)
nativelywriter.exe (InstallShield by Macrovision)  (a307df9598db245e6963d1687fddb16e)

1 / 68      (Adware)
whitesmoke_2010_trial.exe (InstallShield by Macrovision)  (5a093ac74d58f0b8252506ed1debc12b)

1 / 68      (Adware)
whitesmoke_install.exe  (12060662a35c6e0bcb47284cd851ad98)

1 / 68      (Adware)
whitesmokenoregstub_d6008_en.exe  (aa7ad478113449068d20f3660e0588a2)

3 / 68      (Adware)
Setup.exe (InstallShield by Macrovision)  (62cf3e4d5bbfe8973b04bd790d632cd6)

1 / 68      (Adware)
issetup.dll (InstallShield by Macrovision)  (2f4a903b2589d3f6b298d0f402098bff)

1 / 68      (Adware)
issetup.dll (InstallShield by Macrovision)  (bb3e0b04fc20f166a9430b6c3a327f7f)

1 / 68      (Adware)
whitesmoke_translator.exe (InstallShield by Macrovision)  (d46f122fb1d6b4763d21e2ddadf674e2)

3 / 68      (Adware)
Setup.exe (InstallShield by Macrovision)  (c98c44b506453e5caddf0d5442878c09)

1 / 68      (Adware)
issetup.dll (InstallShield by Macrovision)  (a25fe48e6cc0aeaaafe7b2f4b5f4868b)

2 / 68      (Adware)

2 / 68      (Adware)

1 / 68      (Adware)
whitesmokenoregstub_d6017_en.exe  (46de6be820e4b328ceab0ba8b47ba9f4)

1 / 68      (Adware)
setup.exe (InstallShield by Acresso Software)  (cc72c154c1e34e479b6d25bced19a493)

1 / 68      (Adware)
issetup.dll (InstallShield by Acresso Software)  (44b170a01efa3059bfee41d17b8265c1)

1 / 68      (Adware)

3 / 68      (Adware)
Setup.exe (InstallShield by Macrovision)  (47d0eff9631812ae59c930d2f0422940)

1 / 68      (Adware)
issetup.dll (InstallShield by Macrovision)  (ea8aac487c4e31a6b4c1b3c4c843f1a2)

3 / 68      (Adware)
Setup.exe (InstallShield by Macrovision)  (56bab93c7fcdefea967a2102c95e2acf)

1 / 68      (Adware)
issetup.dll (InstallShield by Macrovision)  (179e608ad07774a81e5b56d5a23aa324)

1 / 68      (Adware)
nativelytranslator.exe (InstallShield by Macrovision)  (712e09ce9850fce4a742421214ee38af)

1 / 68      (Adware)
issetup.dll (InstallShield by Macrovision)  (75eb4dc58955922c18df3c2cc58fb19b)

 
Latest 30 of 97 files

Downloads URLs for files signed by WhiteSmoke Inc.

1 / 68      (Adware)
https://www.natively.com/.../NativelyWriter.exe  (a307df9598db245e6963d1687fddb16e)

1 / 68      (Adware)
http://get.whitesmoke.com/whitesmoke_install.exe  (12060662a35c6e0bcb47284cd851ad98)

3 / 68      (Adware)
http://whitesmoke.revenuewire.net/.../download  (whitesmoke_2010_trial_6021_4dist4600.exe)

The following websites host and distribute files published by WhiteSmoke Inc.

The certificates below are also signed by WhiteSmoke Inc.

1464EFB2CC87AF9A3F855E683C12294D  (Aug 04, 2015 to Sep 03, 2017)

55439B87CB55E81147C072F06F4F77EF  (Jul 06, 2013 to Aug 05, 2015)

64048D72F9FFEF12A43FC4F4CEA580E3  (Jun 28, 2011 to Jul 07, 2013)

6909B96020B7E23C83DA2D03280AA61E  (May 17, 2007 to Jun 17, 2008)

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 WhiteSmoke Inc by VeriSign, Inc. on June 09, 2008 with the serial number '4261300af5254b751250b0cdbda6ce61'.