Possible Adware.DoubleD related crashes [@HPFFAddOn.dll ]

RESOLVED WORKSFORME

Status

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Firefox
Security
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critical
RESOLVED WORKSFORME
9 years ago
10 months ago

People

(Reporter: chris hofmann, Unassigned)

Tracking

(Blocks: 1 bug, {crash})

3.5 Branch
x86
Windows XP
crash
Points:
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Firefox Tracking Flags

(Not tracked)

Details

(crash signature)

(Reporter)

Description

9 years ago
small bump in these crashes around 8/11, then steady.  we should keep an eye out for jumps like we saw with FFAddOn.dll 

distribution seems across all windows and firefox versions.

some anti-virus programs are removing this and related files as part of Adware.DoubleD eradication

C:\Program Files\Media Access Startup\1.5.0.850\FF\chrome.manifest (Adware.DoubleD) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Program Files\Media Access Startup\1.5.0.850\FF\install.rdf (Adware.DoubleD) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Program Files\Media Access Startup\1.5.0.850\FF\chrome\HPAddOn.jar (Adware.DoubleD) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Program Files\Media Access Startup\1.5.0.850\FF\chrome\content\HPAddOn.js (Adware.DoubleD) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Program Files\Media Access Startup\1.5.0.850\FF\chrome\content\HPAddOn.xul (Adware.DoubleD) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Program Files\Media Access Startup\1.5.0.850\FF\components\HPFFAddOn.dll (Adware.DoubleD) -> Delete on reboot.
C:\Program Files\Media Access Startup\1.5.0.850\FF\components\HPFFAddOn.xpt (Adware.DoubleD) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Program Files\Media Access Startup\1.5.0.850\FF\components\HPFFHelperComponent.js (Adware.DoubleD) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.



report for the stack signature HPFFAddOn.dll 
18   total crashes for HPFFAddOn.dll on 20090805-crashdata.csv
14   total crashes for HPFFAddOn.dll on 20090806-crashdata.csv
8   total crashes for HPFFAddOn.dll on 20090807-crashdata.csv
16   total crashes for HPFFAddOn.dll on 20090808-crashdata.csv
15   total crashes for HPFFAddOn.dll on 20090809-crashdata.csv
24   total crashes for HPFFAddOn.dll on 20090810-crashdata.csv
47   total crashes for HPFFAddOn.dll on 20090811-crashdata.csv
48   total crashes for HPFFAddOn.dll on 20090812-crashdata.csv
48   total crashes for HPFFAddOn.dll on 20090813-crashdata.csv
41   total crashes for HPFFAddOn.dll on 20090814-crashdata.csv
26   total crashes for HPFFAddOn.dll on 20090815-crashdata.csv
78   total crashes for HPFFAddOn.dll on 20090816-crashdata.csv
50   total crashes for HPFFAddOn.dll on 20090817-crashdata.csv
54   total crashes for HPFFAddOn.dll on 20090818-crashdata.csv
64   total crashes for HPFFAddOn.dll on 20090819-crashdata.csv
67   total crashes for HPFFAddOn.dll on 20090820-crashdata.csv
60   total crashes for HPFFAddOn.dll on 20090821-crashdata.csv
64   total crashes for HPFFAddOn.dll on 20090822-crashdata.csv
46   total crashes for HPFFAddOn.dll on 20090823-crashdata.csv
54   total crashes for HPFFAddOn.dll on 20090824-crashdata.csv
49   total crashes for HPFFAddOn.dll on 20090825-crashdata.csv
(Reporter)

Updated

9 years ago
Blocks: 512788
(Reporter)

Updated

9 years ago
Summary: possible malware related crashes [@HPFFAddOn.dll ] → Possible Adware.DoubleD related crashes [@HPFFAddOn.dll ]

Updated

8 years ago
Severity: normal → critical
Keywords: crash
(Reporter)

Updated

8 years ago
Depends on: 531587
(Reporter)

Comment 1

8 years ago
more on doubleD at 
http://www.symantec.com/security_response/writeup.jsp?docid=2009-081813-5025-99&tabid=2

we see occational spikes of 139-173 crashes per day in early Dec 2009

report for the stack signature HPFFAddOn 
27  crashes for HPFFAddOn on  20091201-crashdata
61  crashes for HPFFAddOn on  20091202-crashdata
54  crashes for HPFFAddOn on  20091203-crashdata
139  crashes for HPFFAddOn on  20091204-crashdata
64  crashes for HPFFAddOn on  20091205-crashdata
61  crashes for HPFFAddOn on  20091206-crashdata
59  crashes for HPFFAddOn on  20091207-crashdata
73  crashes for HPFFAddOn on  20091208-crashdata
74  crashes for HPFFAddOn on  20091209-crashdata
76  crashes for HPFFAddOn on  20091210-crashdata
173  crashes for HPFFAddOn on  20091211-crashdata
crash-stats is showing some startup crashes on the trunk - see http://tinyurl.com/33p985j
(Assignee)

Updated

7 years ago
Crash Signature: [@HPFFAddOn.dll ]
I'm marking this bug as WORKSFORME as bug crashlog signature didn't appear from a long time (over half year).
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 10 months ago
Resolution: --- → WORKSFORME
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