Adware.Win32.PurityScan

Detect Date 09/15/2016
Class Adware
Platform Win32
Description

This adware downloads and displays advertising banners, and also collects marketing information about the user and sends it to a server hard-coded in the body of the adware.

Geographical distribution of attacks by the AdWare.Win32.PurityScan family


Geographical distribution of attacks during the period from 15 September 2014 to 15 September 2016

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

Country % of users attacked worldwide*
1 USA 34.38
2 Germany 11.32
3 Russian Federation 7.97
4 France 4.82
5 Canada 3.56
6 United Kingdom 3.56
7 Italy 3.35
8 Spain 3.14
9 India 2.94
10 China 2.31

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