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Content is republished with permission from Malwarebytes.

What is FunBigGames?

The Malwarebytes research team has determined that FunBigGames is adware. These adware applications display advertisements not originating from the sites you are browsing.

How do I know if my computer is affected by FunBigGames?

You may see these warnings during install:

warning1.png

warning2.png

this new Chrome extension:

main.png

and this icon in your Chrome menu-bar:

icons.png

How did FunBigGames get on my computer?

Adware applications use different methods for distributing themselves. This particular one was installed by a bundler.

How do I remove FunBigGames?

Our program Malwarebytes can detect and remove this potentially unwanted program.
  • Please download Malwarebytes to your desktop.
  • Double-click mb3-setup-consumer-{version}.exe and follow the prompts to install the program.
  • Then click Finish.
  • Once the program has fully updated, select Scan Now on the Dashboard. Or select the Threat Scan from the Scan menu.
  • If another update of the definitions is available, it will be implemented before the rest of the scanning procedure.
  • When the scan is complete, make sure that all Threats are selected, and click Remove Selected.
  • Restart your computer when prompted to do so.
Is there anything else I need to do to get rid of FunBigGames?
  • No, Malwarebytes removes FunBigGames completely.
How would the full version of Malwarebytes help protect me?

We hope our application and this guide have helped you eradicate this adware.

As you can see below the full version of Malwarebytes would have protected you against the FunBigGames adware. It would have blocked the domain of the potentially unwanted adware.

Technical details for experts

Possible signs in FRST logs:
CHR Extension: (FunBigGames) - C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\hobkaojnnfieepehfmmhmlnchimkbkim [2018-07-16]
Significant changes made by the installer:
File system details [View: All details] (Selection)
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    Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\hobkaojnnfieepehfmmhmlnchimkbkim\6.1.0.4_0
       Adds the file adentify.js"="7/12/2018 6:01 PM, 161743 bytes, A
       Adds the file background.html"="7/12/2018 6:01 PM, 178 bytes, A
       Adds the file background.js"="7/12/2018 6:01 PM, 94313 bytes, A
       Adds the file content.js"="7/12/2018 6:01 PM, 41148 bytes, A
       Adds the file install.js"="7/12/2018 6:01 PM, 271 bytes, A
       Adds the file intextContent.js"="7/12/2018 6:01 PM, 121676 bytes, A
       Adds the file intextstyle.css"="7/12/2018 6:01 PM, 1613 bytes, A
       Adds the file manifest.json"="7/16/2018 8:39 AM, 1753 bytes, A
    Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\hobkaojnnfieepehfmmhmlnchimkbkim\6.1.0.4_0\_metadata
       Adds the file computed_hashes.json"="7/16/2018 8:39 AM, 6555 bytes, A
       Adds the file verified_contents.json"="7/12/2018 6:01 PM, 2780 bytes, A
    Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\hobkaojnnfieepehfmmhmlnchimkbkim\6.1.0.4_0\img
       Adds the file bubble_arrow.png"="7/12/2018 6:01 PM, 17460 bytes, A
       Adds the file bubble_close.png"="7/12/2018 6:01 PM, 396 bytes, A
       Adds the file icon.png"="7/16/2018 8:39 AM, 29025 bytes, A
       Adds the file icon48.png"="7/12/2018 6:01 PM, 24577 bytes, A
       Adds the file Mute_Icon.svg"="7/12/2018 6:01 PM, 2302 bytes, A
       Adds the file Speaker_Icon.svg"="7/12/2018 6:01 PM, 1179 bytes, A
    Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Local Extension Settings\hobkaojnnfieepehfmmhmlnchimkbkim
       Adds the file 000003.log"="7/16/2018 8:39 AM, 1390 bytes, A
       Adds the file CURRENT"="7/16/2018 8:39 AM, 16 bytes, A
       Adds the file LOCK"="7/16/2018 8:39 AM, 0 bytes, A
       Adds the file LOG"="7/16/2018 8:39 AM, 185 bytes, A
       Adds the file MANIFEST-000001"="7/16/2018 8:39 AM, 41 bytes, A
    Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Sync Extension Settings\hobkaojnnfieepehfmmhmlnchimkbkim
       Adds the file 000003.log"="7/16/2018 8:39 AM, 0 bytes, A
       Adds the file CURRENT"="7/16/2018 8:39 AM, 16 bytes, A
       Adds the file LOCK"="7/16/2018 8:39 AM, 0 bytes, A
       Adds the file LOG"="7/16/2018 8:39 AM, 184 bytes, A
       Adds the file MANIFEST-000001"="7/16/2018 8:39 AM, 41 bytes, A

Registry details [View: All details] (Selection)
------------------------------------------------
    [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Google\Chrome\PreferenceMACs\Default\extensions.settings]
       "hobkaojnnfieepehfmmhmlnchimkbkim"="REG_SZ", "3BBCABC407CF91180BC7566E385DBEAC91122C6044DF180E4421CFE11CFA9584"
Malwarebytes log:
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-Log Details-
Scan Date: 7/16/18
Scan Time: 8:51 AM
Log File: 9a77a19c-88c4-11e8-8fbb-00ffdcc6fdfc.json
Administrator: Yes

-Software Information-
Version: 3.5.1.2522
Components Version: 1.0.374
Update Package Version: 1.0.5919
License: Premium

-System Information-
OS: Windows 7 Service Pack 1
CPU: x64
File System: NTFS
User: {computername}\{username}

-Scan Summary-
Scan Type: Threat Scan
Scan Initiated By: Manual
Result: Completed
Objects Scanned: 251624
Threats Detected: 35
Threats Quarantined: 35
Time Elapsed: 3 min, 30 sec

-Scan Options-
Memory: Enabled
Startup: Enabled
Filesystem: Enabled
Archives: Enabled
Rootkits: Enabled
Heuristics: Enabled
PUP: Detect
PUM: Detect

-Scan Details-
Process: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Module: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Key: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Value: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Data: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Data Stream: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Folder: 6
PUP.Optional.FunBigGames, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\hobkaojnnfieepehfmmhmlnchimkbkim\6.1.0.4_0\_metadata, Quarantined, [2144], [541891],1.0.5919
PUP.Optional.FunBigGames, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\hobkaojnnfieepehfmmhmlnchimkbkim\6.1.0.4_0\img, Quarantined, [2144], [541891],1.0.5919
PUP.Optional.FunBigGames, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\hobkaojnnfieepehfmmhmlnchimkbkim\6.1.0.4_0, Quarantined, [2144], [541891],1.0.5919
PUP.Optional.FunBigGames, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\Default\Local Extension Settings\hobkaojnnfieepehfmmhmlnchimkbkim, Quarantined, [2144], [541891],1.0.5919
PUP.Optional.FunBigGames, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\Default\Sync Extension Settings\hobkaojnnfieepehfmmhmlnchimkbkim, Quarantined, [2144], [541891],1.0.5919
PUP.Optional.FunBigGames, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\Default\EXTENSIONS\hobkaojnnfieepehfmmhmlnchimkbkim, Quarantined, [2144], [541891],1.0.5919

File: 29
PUP.Optional.FunBigGames, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\hobkaojnnfieepehfmmhmlnchimkbkim\6.1.0.4_0\img\bubble_arrow.png, Quarantined, [2144], [541891],1.0.5919
PUP.Optional.FunBigGames, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\hobkaojnnfieepehfmmhmlnchimkbkim\6.1.0.4_0\img\bubble_close.png, Quarantined, [2144], [541891],1.0.5919
PUP.Optional.FunBigGames, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\hobkaojnnfieepehfmmhmlnchimkbkim\6.1.0.4_0\img\icon.png, Quarantined, [2144], [541891],1.0.5919
PUP.Optional.FunBigGames, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\hobkaojnnfieepehfmmhmlnchimkbkim\6.1.0.4_0\img\icon48.png, Quarantined, [2144], [541891],1.0.5919
PUP.Optional.FunBigGames, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\hobkaojnnfieepehfmmhmlnchimkbkim\6.1.0.4_0\img\Mute_Icon.svg, Quarantined, [2144], [541891],1.0.5919
PUP.Optional.FunBigGames, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\hobkaojnnfieepehfmmhmlnchimkbkim\6.1.0.4_0\img\Speaker_Icon.svg, Quarantined, [2144], [541891],1.0.5919
PUP.Optional.FunBigGames, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\hobkaojnnfieepehfmmhmlnchimkbkim\6.1.0.4_0\_metadata\computed_hashes.json, Quarantined, [2144], [541891],1.0.5919
PUP.Optional.FunBigGames, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\hobkaojnnfieepehfmmhmlnchimkbkim\6.1.0.4_0\_metadata\verified_contents.json, Quarantined, [2144], [541891],1.0.5919
PUP.Optional.FunBigGames, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\hobkaojnnfieepehfmmhmlnchimkbkim\6.1.0.4_0\adentify.js, Quarantined, [2144], [541891],1.0.5919
PUP.Optional.FunBigGames, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\hobkaojnnfieepehfmmhmlnchimkbkim\6.1.0.4_0\background.html, Quarantined, [2144], [541891],1.0.5919
PUP.Optional.FunBigGames, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\hobkaojnnfieepehfmmhmlnchimkbkim\6.1.0.4_0\background.js, Quarantined, [2144], [541891],1.0.5919
PUP.Optional.FunBigGames, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\hobkaojnnfieepehfmmhmlnchimkbkim\6.1.0.4_0\content.js, Quarantined, [2144], [541891],1.0.5919
PUP.Optional.FunBigGames, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\hobkaojnnfieepehfmmhmlnchimkbkim\6.1.0.4_0\install.js, Quarantined, [2144], [541891],1.0.5919
PUP.Optional.FunBigGames, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\hobkaojnnfieepehfmmhmlnchimkbkim\6.1.0.4_0\intextContent.js, Quarantined, [2144], [541891],1.0.5919
PUP.Optional.FunBigGames, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\hobkaojnnfieepehfmmhmlnchimkbkim\6.1.0.4_0\intextstyle.css, Quarantined, [2144], [541891],1.0.5919
PUP.Optional.FunBigGames, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\hobkaojnnfieepehfmmhmlnchimkbkim\6.1.0.4_0\manifest.json, Quarantined, [2144], [541891],1.0.5919
PUP.Optional.FunBigGames, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Local Extension Settings\hobkaojnnfieepehfmmhmlnchimkbkim\000003.log, Quarantined, [2144], [541891],1.0.5919
PUP.Optional.FunBigGames, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Local Extension Settings\hobkaojnnfieepehfmmhmlnchimkbkim\CURRENT, Quarantined, [2144], [541891],1.0.5919
PUP.Optional.FunBigGames, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Local Extension Settings\hobkaojnnfieepehfmmhmlnchimkbkim\LOCK, Quarantined, [2144], [541891],1.0.5919
PUP.Optional.FunBigGames, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Local Extension Settings\hobkaojnnfieepehfmmhmlnchimkbkim\LOG, Quarantined, [2144], [541891],1.0.5919
PUP.Optional.FunBigGames, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Local Extension Settings\hobkaojnnfieepehfmmhmlnchimkbkim\LOG.old, Quarantined, [2144], [541891],1.0.5919
PUP.Optional.FunBigGames, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Local Extension Settings\hobkaojnnfieepehfmmhmlnchimkbkim\MANIFEST-000001, Quarantined, [2144], [541891],1.0.5919
PUP.Optional.FunBigGames, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Sync Extension Settings\hobkaojnnfieepehfmmhmlnchimkbkim\000003.log, Quarantined, [2144], [541891],1.0.5919
PUP.Optional.FunBigGames, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Sync Extension Settings\hobkaojnnfieepehfmmhmlnchimkbkim\CURRENT, Quarantined, [2144], [541891],1.0.5919
PUP.Optional.FunBigGames, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Sync Extension Settings\hobkaojnnfieepehfmmhmlnchimkbkim\LOCK, Quarantined, [2144], [541891],1.0.5919
PUP.Optional.FunBigGames, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Sync Extension Settings\hobkaojnnfieepehfmmhmlnchimkbkim\LOG, Quarantined, [2144], [541891],1.0.5919
PUP.Optional.FunBigGames, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Sync Extension Settings\hobkaojnnfieepehfmmhmlnchimkbkim\MANIFEST-000001, Quarantined, [2144], [541891],1.0.5919
PUP.Optional.FunBigGames, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\Default\Secure Preferences, Replaced, [2144], [541891],1.0.5919
PUP.Optional.FunBigGames, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\Default\Preferences, Replaced, [2144], [541891],1.0.5919

Physical Sector: 0
(No malicious items detected)

WMI: 0
(No malicious items detected)


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