Malware of this family is used by attackers to perform Denial of Service (DoS) attacks. Once activated, the malware sends a large number of requests to the targets indicated in the body of the malware, overwhelming the victim’s sites and servers. The malware is controlled by the criminal’s command-and-control server.
Geographical distribution of attacks by the Backdoor.Win32.Drivedos family
Top 10 countries with most attacked users (% of total attacks)
* Percentage among all unique Kaspersky Lab users worldwide attacked by this malware