utilwisenwizard.exe

wisen wizard

Part of the Yontoo adware component, a web browser plugin that injects unwanted ads in the browser. The application utilwisenwizard.exe by wisen wizard has been detected as adware by 13 anti-malware scanners. It runs as a separate (within the context of its own process) windows Service named “Update wisen wizard”. 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:
wisen wizard  (signed and verified)

Version:
1.0.5273.24965

MD5:
3080d7e842d5cf5ae326caea81badf9d

SHA-1:
6d22ceb7746d6fddee61462ab4c05ecf3b674113

SHA-256:
c96a7b2f829702f659013a3022a783b5d1caba83b2b513d824828e0b204dcb9e

Scanner detections:
13 / 68

Status:
Adware

Explanation:
Injects advertising in the web browser in various formats.

Analysis date:
12/10/2016 11:32:33 PM UTC  (today)

Scan engine
Detection
Engine version

Lavasoft Ad-Aware
Adware.SwiftBrowse.Z
970

AVG
Wiswiz
2015.0.3448

Baidu Antivirus
Adware.Win32.BrowseFox
4.0.3.14610

Bitdefender
Adware.SwiftBrowse.Z
1.0.20.805

Emsisoft Anti-Malware
Adware.SwiftBrowse.Z
8.14.06.10.09

ESET NOD32
Win32/BrowseFox.H potentially unwanted application
7.0.302.0

F-Secure
Adware.SwiftBrowse.Z
11.2014-10-06_3

G Data
Adware.SwiftBrowse
14.6.24

Malwarebytes
PUP.Optional.Wisenwizard.A
v2014.06.10.09

MicroWorld eScan
Adware.SwiftBrowse.Z
15.0.0.483

nProtect
Adware.SwiftBrowse.Z
14.06.10.01

Reason Heuristics
PUP.wisenwizard.P
14.6.10.9

VIPRE Antivirus
Threat.4741131
30086

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File size:
310.3 KB (317,728 bytes)

Product version:
1.0.5273.24965

Original file name:
wisenwizard.exe

File type:
Executable application (Win32 EXE)

Language:
Language Neutral

Common path:
C:\Program Files\wisen wizard\bin\utilwisenwizard.exe

Digital Signature
Signed by:

Authority:
VeriSign, Inc.

Valid from:
11/27/2013 1:00:00 AM

Valid to:
11/28/2014 12:59:59 AM

Subject:
CN=wisen wizard, OU=Digital ID Class 3 - Microsoft Software Validation v2, O=wisen wizard, L=San Diego, 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:
60C10E74C549776A696451A95399F2D5

File PE Metadata
Compilation timestamp:
6/9/2014 4:52:27 PM

OS version:
4.0

OS bitness:
Win32

Subsystem:
Windows Console

Linker version:
8.0

.NET CLR dependent:
Yes

CTPH (ssdeep):
6144:yMBn8NgblF5fc6kkCz9iC4doFFsP07UywJ4qubxR:yMBwgblfcPwoD7uUR

Entry address:
0x4D5CE

Entry point:
FF, 25, 00, 20, 40, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 02, 00, 10, 00, 00, 00, 20, 00, 00, 80, 18, 00, 00, 00, E0, 02, 00, 80, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 01, 00, 01, 00, 00, 00, 38, 00, 00, 80, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 01, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 50, 00...
 
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Developed / compiled with:
Microsoft Visual C# / Basic .NET

Code size:
301.5 KB (308,736 bytes)

Service
Display name:
Update wisen wizard

Type:
Win32OwnProcess


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