Backdoor.Linux.Gafgyt

Detect Date 08/04/2018
Class Backdoor
Platform Linux
Description

This family consists of malicious ELF files controlled by command servers. Usually malware of this family is used to perform DDoS attacks.

Geographical distribution of attacks by Backdoor.Linux.Gafgyt


Geographical distribution of attacks during the period from 04.08.17 – 04.08.18

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

Country % of users attacked worldwide*
1 Russian Federation 36.97
2 Taiwan 27.92
3 Korea, Republic of 10.81
4 Hong Kong 3.68
5 Ukraine 2.80
6 Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of 1.70
7 Japan 1.59
8 Germany 1.21
9 Brazil 0.99
10 United States 0.93

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