Backdoor.Linux.Mirai

Detect Date 09/06/2018
Class Backdoor
Platform Linux
Description

This family consists of malware that runs on Linux. This malware receives commands from management servers to perform DDOS attacks.

Geographical distribution of attacks by Backdoor.Linux.Mirai

Geographical distribution of attacks during the period from 06.09.17 – 06.09.18

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

Country % of users attacked worldwide*
1 Russian Federation 31.87
2 Taiwan 21.88
3 Korea, Republic of 9.04
4 China 4.40
5 India 3.51
6 Germany 3.05
7 Hong Kong 2.91
8 Ukraine 2.44
9 United States 2.39
10 Japan 1.78

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