Leading Funnel (Fried Cookie Ltd.) – 16% Detection Rate – InstallCore

Heya! I was playing around and testing some downloads last night and found a file digitally signed by Leading Funnel (Fried Cookie Ltd.).

Leading Funnel Fried Cookie Ltd certificate

To view more information about the certificate you can right-click on the file, then choose Properties and then select the Digital Signatures tab. According to the certificate we can see that Leading Funnel (Fried Cookie Ltd.) appears to be located in Tel Aviv and that the certificate is issued by GlobalSign CodeSigning CA – G2.

When I uploaded the file to VirusTotal – as I usually do when I find something that looks suspicious – 16% of the antivirus scanners detected the file. The file is detected as Application.Win32.FriedCookie.CIRK by Comodo, Trojan.InstallCore.53 by DrWeb, a variant of Win32/InstallCore.VM potentially unwanted by ESET-NOD32 and InstallCore (fs) by VIPRE.

Leading Funnel Fried Cookie Ltd. virustotal

Did you also find a Leading Funnel (Fried Cookie Ltd.) file? Do you remember where you downloaded it?

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