Backdoor.AndroidOS.Ztorg

Publication Date 09/30/2016
Class Backdoor
Platform AndroidOS
Description

Backdoor.AndroidOS.Ztorg obtains root privileges and connects to the attacker’s command-and-control server. The malware collects information on the infected device (passwords, browser history, etc.) and sends it to the attacker. When ordered by the server, Backdoor.AndroidOS.Ztorg can delete or download apps, including new versions of malware.

Geographical distribution of attacks by the Backdoor.AndroidOS.Ztorg family


Geographical distribution of attacks during the period from 30 September 2015 to 30 September 2016

Top 10 countries with most attacked users (% of total attacks)

Country % of users attacked worldwide*
1 Russian Federation 31.27
2 India 11.93
3 Algeria 5.81
4 Bangladesh 3.93
5 Indonesia 3.82
6 Ukraine 3.56
7 Iran 2.82
8 Turkey 2.09
9 Mexico 1.91
10 Brazil 1.74

* Percentage among all unique Kaspersky Lab users worldwide attacked by this malware