minecraft.exe

Gadafi

Delivery Agile (New Media Holdings Ltd.)

The application minecraft.exe, “Gadafi Setup ” by Delivery Agile (New Media Holdings) has been detected as adware by 1 anti-malware scanner with very strong indications that the file is a potential threat. The program is a setup application that uses the installCore installer. With this installer, users are expecting to download Minecraft but before that occurs they may be presented with additional offers, mostly potentially unwanted software or adware. The file has been seen being downloaded from www.vaultsapplicationbody.com.
Publisher:

Product:
Gadafi

Description:
Gadafi Setup

MD5:
0a3ef50e7f5bd0a8795d9ba3e8357904

SHA-1:
67d0029859c6808009b62985bd652521258d8988

SHA-256:
513eb8ad3fc5108651590dbc95bf2ff458e5211898ae5810cee2a6a4af613729

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.

Description:
This is also known as bundleware, or downloadware, which is an downloader designed to simply deliver ad-supported offers in the setup routine of an otherwise legitimate software.

Analysis date:
10/18/2021 4:00:04 AM UTC  (today)

Scan engine
Detection
Engine version

Reason Heuristics
PUP.NewMedia.NMH (M)
17.3.3.11

File size:
971.4 KB (994,704 bytes)

Product version:
4.3.6

File type:
Executable application (Win32 EXE)

Bundler/Installer:
installCore (using Inno Setup)

Language:
Language Neutral

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

Digital Signature
Authority:
GlobalSign nv-sa

Valid from:
12/17/2015 6:15:36 AM

Valid to:
5/18/2016 4:14:29 AM

Subject:
CN=Delivery Agile (New Media Holdings Ltd.), O=Delivery Agile (New Media Holdings Ltd.), L=Tel Aviv, C=IL

Issuer:
CN=GlobalSign CodeSigning CA - SHA256 - G2, O=GlobalSign nv-sa, C=BE

Serial number:
1121EB7A32AA4D86CEEB192BD6441F5F3847

File PE Metadata
Compilation timestamp:
6/19/1992 3:22:17 PM

OS version:
1.0

OS bitness:
Win32

Subsystem:
Windows GUI

Linker version:
2.25

Entry address:
0xA5F8

Entry point:
55, 8B, EC, 83, C4, C4, 53, 56, 57, 33, C0, 89, 45, F0, 89, 45, DC, E8, CE, 8A, FF, FF, E8, D5, 9C, FF, FF, E8, 64, 9F, FF, FF, E8, 07, A0, FF, FF, E8, A6, BF, FF, FF, E8, 11, E9, FF, FF, E8, 78, EA, FF, FF, 33, C0, 55, 68, C9, AC, 40, 00, 64, FF, 30, 64, 89, 20, 33, D2, 55, 68, 92, AC, 40, 00, 64, FF, 32, 64, 89, 22, A1, 14, C0, 40, 00, E8, 26, F5, FF, FF, E8, 11, F1, FF, FF, 80, 3D, 34, B2, 40, 00, 00, 74, 0C, E8, 23, F6, FF, FF, 33, C0, E8, C4, 97, FF, FF, 8D, 55, F0, 33, C0, E8, B6, C5, FF, FF, 8B, 55...
 
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Entropy:
7.9327

Packer / compiler:
Inno Setup v5.x - Installer Maker

Code size:
39.5 KB (40,448 bytes)

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

http://www.vaultsapplicationbody.com/c?x=3utuSeWRF4WLhd6wqxZFQuV22/xB9AKkKqRDoMVEFM8=&c=DWDXHcsm6PY6TjvIGokZ3Ikm2kDtyVdQh9QMPjJKWxwSRuTVBUw/.../jrWofnTe1uG50HV0oJ0hS0DvIGlvVF6vA8KxwpaEbOAKZUbVGZqN 4fVStpa02KPuX u1gM9QKxxyBg7uLol2eieMmBxxM0Ao=&e=0&downloadAs=Minecraft.exe&fallback_url=Fallback URL

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