youtube-to-mp3-converter.exe

Free YouTube to MP3 Converter Studio

Soft Integrator Ltd.

The application youtube-to-mp3-converter.exe, “Free YouTube to MP3 Converter Studio Setup ” by Soft Integrator has been detected as a potentially unwanted program by 4 anti-malware scanners. This is a setup and installation application and has been known to bundle potentially unwanted software. The installer uses the OpenCandy monitzation platform which will donwload and install offers in the setup for potentially unwanted software including ad/search-supported toolbars. The file has been seen being downloaded from files.downloadnow.com and multiple other hosts.
Publisher:
mediaprolab.com   (signed by Soft Integrator Ltd.)

Product:
Free YouTube to MP3 Converter Studio

Description:
Free YouTube to MP3 Converter Studio Setup

MD5:
a548a11dfc742c6737a97595c840b184

SHA-1:
02ef367d4fa1375758389b76e5db7842a3459df7

SHA-256:
39a923a0429b7b5c00265e57d71a981675f970f149729750baf00e01be19828a

Scanner detections:
4 / 68

Status:
Potentially unwanted

Explanation:
Packages the OpenCandy software bundler that offers to install additional software and may include web browser add-ons and toolbars which display advertising (based on publisher settings and geo context).

Analysis date:
11/29/2021 9:15:15 PM UTC  (today)

Scan engine
Detection
Engine version

Dr.Web
Adware.Downware.8466
9.0.1.0321

ESET NOD32
8.10725

Reason Heuristics
PUP.SoftIntegrator.Bundle.Installer.Meta (M)
16.2.24.9

Trend Micro House Call
Suspicious_GEN.F47V1009
7.2.321

File size:
11.3 MB (11,872,560 bytes)

File type:
Executable application (Win32 EXE)

Language:
Language Neutral

Common path:
C:\users\{user}\appdata\local\temp\{random}.tmp\youtube-to-mp3-converter.exe

Digital Signature
Authority:
COMODO CA Limited

Valid from:
9/18/2012 2:00:00 AM

Valid to:
9/19/2017 1:59:59 AM

Subject:
CN=Soft Integrator Ltd., O=Soft Integrator Ltd., STREET=34-B Predslavinskaya, L=Kyiv, S=Kyiv, PostalCode=03150, C=UA

Issuer:
CN=COMODO Code Signing CA 2, O=COMODO CA Limited, L=Salford, S=Greater Manchester, C=GB

Serial number:
00940377CC336C213475B843DA476735C9

File PE Metadata
Compilation timestamp:
10/13/2013 10:19:32 AM

OS version:
5.0

OS bitness:
Win32

Subsystem:
Windows GUI

Linker version:
2.25

CTPH (ssdeep):
196608:GeASQTzvTqjIAN+T65wHwuMcR3YrGZaHw5+k+TOqmucfKz12EPb4gk0G7Q3KZEUg:G5vTSjcmbuMcir+aHr3C2CQroDs6ZEUg

Entry address:
0x113BC

Entry point:
55, 8B, EC, 83, C4, A4, 53, 56, 57, 33, C0, 89, 45, C4, 89, 45, C0, 89, 45, A4, 89, 45, D0, 89, 45, C8, 89, 45, CC, 89, 45, D4, 89, 45, D8, 89, 45, EC, B8, 2C, 00, 41, 00, E8, E8, 51, FF, FF, 33, C0, 55, 68, 9E, 1A, 41, 00, 64, FF, 30, 64, 89, 20, 33, D2, 55, 68, 5A, 1A, 41, 00, 64, FF, 32, 64, 89, 22, A1, 48, 5B, 41, 00, E8, 16, D8, FF, FF, E8, 65, D3, FF, FF, 80, 3D, DC, 2A, 41, 00, 00, 74, 0C, E8, 2B, D9, FF, FF, 33, C0, E8, 80, 32, FF, FF, 8D, 55, EC, 33, C0, E8, E2, A3, FF, FF, 8B, 55, EC, B8, 50, 86...
 
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Developed / compiled with:
Microsoft Visual C++

Code size:
63.5 KB (65,024 bytes)

The file youtube-to-mp3-converter.exe has been seen being distributed by the following 5 URLs.

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