yandex.exe

Yandex Installer

YANDEX LLC

The application yandex.exe by YANDEX has been detected as a potentially unwanted program 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. The file has been seen being downloaded from browser.yandex.com.tr.
Publisher:
YANDEX LLC  (signed and verified)

Product:
Yandex Installer

Version:
50.0.2661.8608

MD5:
296fea83f569aeac6caced83c7273c1b

SHA-1:
eb5245eb50a2db4f936b4bad196cdc2cfbdaea26

SHA-256:
dc9d93a54445ee5feb9900c19ff82c1fb16b20ef64fb1920415b5a14f604052d

Scanner detections:
1 / 68

Status:
Potentially unwanted

Analysis date:
10/24/2017 3:47:22 AM UTC  (a few moments ago)

Scan engine
Detection
Engine version

Reason Heuristics
PUP.Yandex (L)
16.8.9.19

File size:
546.8 KB (559,936 bytes)

Product version:
50.0.2661.8608

Copyright:
Copyright © 2012-2016 YANDEX LLC. All Rights Reserved.

File type:
Executable application (Win32 EXE)

Language:
English (United States)

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

Digital Signature
Signed by:

Authority:
GlobalSign nv-sa

Valid from:
9/25/2015 1:44:52 PM

Valid to:
9/25/2017 1:44:52 PM

Subject:
E=pki@yandex-team.ru, CN=YANDEX LLC, O=YANDEX LLC, L=Moscow, S=Moscow, C=RU

Issuer:
CN=GlobalSign CodeSigning CA - G2, O=GlobalSign nv-sa, C=BE

Serial number:
11210FF6462B63D55AFBAA81F9C734A7AA94

File PE Metadata
Compilation timestamp:
6/10/2016 4:57:25 PM

OS version:
5.1

OS bitness:
Win32

Subsystem:
Windows GUI

Linker version:
12.0

CTPH (ssdeep):
12288:C5i+eu60WUJsep8HHiREkV8gcXGD6tp4lkHCy:C5mz0pkiRX8vX7tHCy

Entry address:
0x2526F

Entry point:
E8, AD, C8, 00, 00, E9, 7F, FE, FF, FF, 55, 8B, EC, 83, EC, 10, 83, 7D, 10, 00, 0F, 84, 9B, 00, 00, 00, 53, 56, 57, FF, 75, 14, 8D, 4D, F0, E8, 1C, DE, FF, FF, 8B, 7D, 08, BE, FF, FF, FF, 7F, 85, FF, 74, 0E, 8B, 5D, 0C, 85, DB, 74, 07, 8B, 4D, 10, 3B, CE, 76, 12, E8, 85, 1F, 00, 00, C7, 00, 16, 00, 00, 00, E8, 23, D4, FF, FF, EB, 4D, 8B, 45, F0, 83, B8, A8, 00, 00, 00, 00, 75, 0F, 51, 53, 57, E8, D9, C9, 00, 00, 83, C4, 0C, 8B, F0, EB, 32, 2B, FB, 0F, B6, 04, 1F, 8D, 4D, F0, 51, 50, E8, BD, DF, FF, FF, 8D...
 
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Code size:
247.5 KB (253,440 bytes)

The file yandex.exe has been seen being distributed by the following URL.

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