updatesizlsearch.exe

sizlsearch

Part of the Yontoo web browser plugin (delivers advertisements to the web browser in the form of injected banners, text-links, popups, etc.) the updater mechanism for sizlsearch will automatically keep the extension patched by downloaded new functionality which is auto-enabled by default. The application updatesizlsearch.exe by sizlsearch has been detected as adware by 12 anti-malware scanners. It runs as a separate (within the context of its own process) windows Service named “Update sizlsearch”. It will plug into the web browser and display context-based advertisements by overwriting existing ads or by inserting new ones on various web pages.
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Publisher:
sizlsearch  (signed and verified)

Version:
1.0.5273.25294

MD5:
331c0cde8c0e8a9f60744bcd9fac8235

SHA-1:
360110c56e8a902e9fd57b4e0aeee36c35551e00

SHA-256:
dce03a04537eba7135233acf8936627260a8ca84d0968e9fb2b347eb5ac8602c

Scanner detections:
12 / 68

Status:
Adware

Explanation:
Part of the Yontoo adware web browser extension update process.

Analysis date:
12/9/2016 6:24:21 PM UTC  (today)

Scan engine
Detection
Engine version

AVG
Slizearch
2015.0.3448

Baidu Antivirus
Adware.Win32.BrowseFox
4.0.3.14610

ESET NOD32
Win32/BrowseFox (variant)
8.9920

Malwarebytes
PUP.Optional.Sizlsearch.A
v2014.06.10.11

McAfee
Artemis!331C0CDE8C0E
5600.7104

McAfee Web Gateway
Artemis!331C0CDE8C0E
7.7104

Reason Heuristics
Adware.Yontoo.Service.Q
14.6.10.11

Trend Micro House Call
TROJ_GEN.F47V0609
7.2.161

VIPRE Antivirus
Yontoo
30144

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File size:
310.3 KB (317,728 bytes)

Product version:
1.0.5273.25294

Original file name:
sizlsearch.exe

File type:
Executable application (Win32 EXE)

Language:
Language Neutral

Common path:
C:\Program Files\sizlsearch\updatesizlsearch.exe

Digital Signature
Signed by:

Authority:
VeriSign, Inc.

Valid from:
11/14/2013 1:00:00 AM

Valid to:
11/15/2014 12:59:59 AM

Subject:
CN=sizlsearch, OU=Digital ID Class 3 - Microsoft Software Validation v2, O=sizlsearch, 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:
14A03B7644CA6A74D050BBD6188EAA95

File PE Metadata
Compilation timestamp:
6/9/2014 5:03:25 PM

OS version:
4.0

OS bitness:
Win32

Subsystem:
Windows Console

Linker version:
8.0

.NET CLR dependent:
Yes

CTPH (ssdeep):
6144:Jd/Bn8f7OVedTU7p9HUkKy76UUta2Gc4DO7MLub0Z1N:Jd/Bq7IedTUl9H/12sVFh

Entry address:
0x4D5D6

Entry point:
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Developed / compiled with:
Microsoft Visual C# / Basic .NET

Code size:
301.5 KB (308,736 bytes)

Service
Display name:
Update sizlsearch

Type:
Win32OwnProcess


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