- 0.123% Detection Rate *

Did you just stumble upon a file that is digitally signed by If so, please read on.

You'll typically see when clicking to run the file. The publisher name is then displayed as the "Verified publisher" in the UAC dialog as the screenshot shows:

Screenshot where appears as the verified publisher in the UAC dialog

You can view additional details from the certificate with the following procedure:

  1. Open up Windows Explorer and locate the file
  2. Right-click on the file and select Properties
  3. Click on the Digital Signatures tab
  4. Click on the View Certificate button

Here's a screenshot of a file signed by

Screenshot of the certificate

As you can see in the screencap above, the Windows OS reports that "This digital signature is OK". This means that the file has been published by and that the file has not been tampered with.

If you click the View Certificate button shown in the screencap above, you can view all the details of the certificate, such as when it was issued, who issued the certificate, how long it is valid, etc. You can also view the address for, such as the street name, city and country.

VeriSign Class 3 Code Signing 2010 CA, Go Daddy Secure Certification Authority and Symantec Class 3 SHA256 Code Signing CA has issued the certificates. You can also see the details of the issuer by clicking the View Certificate button shown in the screencap above. Files

These are the files I have gathered, thanks to the FreeFixer users.

The FreeFixer tool treats files from as trusted, which means that the files will appear with a green background and that there's no removal checkbox for the file. However, as you can see in the scan results below, a few of the anti-virus scanners detects the file(s). My guess is that those detections are incorrect and that the files are safe. It's unlikely that would ship a malware file.

Detection RatioFile Name

Scanner and Detection Names

Here is the detection names for the files. I have grouped the detection names by each scanner engine. Thanks to VirusTotal for the scan results.

As mentioned above, I think these detections are incorrect since it is very unlikely that would ship a malware file.

ScannerDetection Names

* How the Detection Percentage is Calculated

The detection percentage is based on the fact that I have gathered 1629 scan results for the files. 2 of these scan results came up with some sort of detection. You can view the full details of the scan results by examining the files listed above.

Analysis Details

The analysis has been done on certificates with the following serial numbers:


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