sweetimsetup.exe

SweetIM Technologies Ltd

This is part of the Montera web browser toolbar and extension that will modify the browser's default search provider, DNS, and home page functions. The application sweetimsetup.exe by SweetIM Technologies has been detected as adware by 1 anti-malware scanner with very strong indications that the file is a potential threat. This is a setup and installation application and has been known to bundle potentially unwanted software.
Publisher:
SweetIM Technologies Ltd  (signed and verified)

MD5:
e4fa752f2c2fb761c6b9727c6df4cd71

SHA-1:
b15e24a218012b7d6ea8f6abd40ad60d9b801958

SHA-256:
34cab5c08e68901d7fe429a077290a7eea304ac7a451fe66c103074d3354f6a8

Scanner detections:
1 / 68

Status:
Adware

Note:
Our current pool of anti-malware engines have not currently detected this file, however based on our own detection heuristics we feel that this file is unwanted.

Analysis date:
1/23/2020 3:27:35 AM UTC  (today)

Scan engine
Detection
Engine version

Reason Heuristics
PUP.Perion (M)
17.3.13.6

File size:
373.3 KB (382,296 bytes)

File type:
Executable application (Win32 EXE)

Common path:
C:\users\{user}\downloads\sweetimsetup.exe

Digital Signature
Authority:
VeriSign, Inc.

Valid from:
1/9/2011 10:00:00 PM

Valid to:
2/4/2014 9:59:59 PM

Subject:
CN=SweetIM Technologies Ltd, OU=Digital ID Class 3 - Microsoft Software Validation v2, O=SweetIM Technologies Ltd, L=Ra'anana, S=Israel, C=IL

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:
5E3BF2B52DA9EA7F1B539A7F018F4EC6

File PE Metadata
Compilation timestamp:
5/17/2012 3:32:33 PM

OS version:
5.0

OS bitness:
Win32

Subsystem:
Windows GUI

Linker version:
9.0

Entry address:
0xD43C0

Entry point:
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Code size:
284 KB (290,816 bytes)

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