Backdoor.Win32.Poison

Detect Date 03/20/2016
Class Backdoor
Platform Win32
Description

Malware in this family enables cybercriminals to control computers in a way hidden to the user.

The malware may download additional components that it needs in order to function. These programs change system settings, which can affect the performance of the computer.

Geographical distribution of attacks by the Backdoor.Win32.Poison family

Geographical distribution of attacks during the period from 20 March 2015 to 20 March 2016

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

Country % of users attacked worldwide*
1 Russian Federation 36.59
2 India 18.23
3 Vietnam 6.22
4 Ukraine 3.08
5 Mexico 2.55
6 Turkey 2.19
7 Brazil 2.02
8 Bangladesh 1.67
9 Kazakhstan 1.44
10 Germany 1.42

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