translategenius.crx

Translate Genius

This is a Chrome web browser extension which contains the installable app and manifest file. The file translategenius.crx has been detected as a potentially unwanted program by 1 anti-malware scanner with very strong indications that the file is a potential threat. It loads within the context of Google Chrome as a compliled extension with the display name of Translate Genius. While running, it connects to the Internet address translategenius.com on port 443.
MD5:
3294d6acf02851ce68b10f77371756e9

SHA-1:
781c6da4dfd3137c508f8911700aa7984518bbcc

SHA-256:
84953b4dd3a68a2571994c976c6a9d6dec7b5aa39bf0f428e4d0355572a87e81

Scanner detections:
1 / 68

Status:
Potentially unwanted

Analysis date:
12/17/2018 9:19:51 AM UTC  (today)

Scan engine
Detection
Engine version

Reason Heuristics
PUP.TranslateGenius (M)
16.3.14.0

File size:
111.3 KB (113,939 bytes)

File type:
CRX Package Format (zip file with special header)

Common path:
C:\users\{user}\appdata\local\temp\{random}.tmp\translategenius.crx

Google Chrome Extension
ID:
Translate Genius

Display name:
Translate Genius

Description:
Translations a your fingertips.

Update URL:
https://translategenius.com/extensions/chrome/update.xml


The executing file has been seen to make the following network communication in live environments.

TCP (HTTP SSL):
Connects to translategenius.com  (104.130.124.96:443)

 
https://translategenius.com/extensions/chrome/update.xml

{
  "default_locale": "en",
  "name": "Translate Genius",
  "version": "2.0.0",
  "manifest_version": 2,
  "description": "Translations a your fingertips.",
  "icons": {
    "16": "images/icon_16.png",
    "48": "images/icon_48.png",
    "128": "images/icon_128.png"
  },
  "background": {
    "page": "background.html"
  },
  "browser_action": {
    "default_icon": "images/icon_16.png",
    "default_popup": "popup.html"
  },
  "content_scripts": [
    {
      "matches": [
        "http://*/*"
      ],
      "css": [
        "style/translationgenius.css",
        "style/balloon.css"
      ],
      "js": [
        "scripts/jquery-1.7.2.min.js",
        "scripts/internationalization.js",
        "scripts/translategenius.js",
        "scripts/affiliatehook.js"
      ]
    }
  ],
  "options_page": "options.html",
  "permissions": [
    "tabs",
    "contextMenus",
    "<all_urls>",
    "storage",
    "background"
  ],
  "update_url": "https://translategenius.com/extensions/chrome/update.xml",
  "web_accessible_resources": [
    "images/*"
  ]
}
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