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 9 anti-malware scanners. This is a self-extracting archive and installer 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 www.maniactools.com and multiple other hosts.
Publisher:
ManiacTools.com   (signed by Soft Integrator Ltd.)

Product:
Free YouTube to MP3 Converter Studio

Description:
Free YouTube to MP3 Converter Studio Setup

MD5:
8dc4e6d876f838fdc6966b97fa97c28a

SHA-1:
2ede1f8427e9c5e307ac776e641a6b10f9ce76dc

SHA-256:
1bb9b900d4c3120c2358048beb455510e8d025f3b57114cddb107c503bf41817

Scanner detections:
9 / 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 7:08:46 PM UTC  (today)

Scan engine
Detection
Engine version

AegisLab AV Signature
Troj.W32.Agent
2.1.4+

Emsisoft Anti-Malware
Trojan.Generic.10334886
8.14.07.20.11

ESET NOD32
8.10123

McAfee
Artemis!E21FE0A13A30
5600.7063

NANO AntiVirus
Riskware.Win32.OpenCandy.cyducd
0.28.2.60881

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

Trend Micro House Call
ADW_OPENCANDY
7.2.201

Trend Micro
ADW_OPENCANDY
10.465.20

Vba32 AntiVirus
BScope.Downware.InstallMonstr
3.12.26.3

File size:
9.3 MB (9,748,688 bytes)

File type:
Executable application (Win32 EXE)

Language:
Language Neutral

Common path:
C:\users\{user}\downloads\youtube-to-mp3-converter.exe

Digital Signature
Authority:
COMODO CA Limited

Valid from:
9/17/2012 8:00:00 PM

Valid to:
9/18/2017 7:59:59 PM

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 4:19:32 AM

OS version:
5.0

OS bitness:
Win32

Subsystem:
Windows GUI

Linker version:
2.25

CTPH (ssdeep):
196608:MeASQTzvTqjMHLX8mkgsizQ/9ZaHw5+k+TOqmudQmEIaiq3hsm/5eA:M5vTSehk3isfaHr3C2eu/A5eA

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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Entropy:
7.9575

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 3 URLs.

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