HackTool.Win32.Kiser

Detect Date 01/24/2017
Class HackTool
Platform Win32
Description

Malware of this family is a free activator for Kaspersky software. For free activation, the malware requires disabling certain protection features, making the user more vulnerable to security threats. In addition to activation, the malware also installs adware on the victim’s computer.

Geographical distribution of attacks by the HackTool.Win32.Kiser family


Geographical distribution of attacks during the period from 24 January 2016 to 24 January 2017

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

Country % of users attacked worldwide*
1 Russian Federation 36.33
2 Ukraine 7.50
3 Iran 3.88
4 Vietnam 3.65
5 India 3.08
6 Algeria 3.07
7 Kazakhstan 2.55
8 Belarus 2.43
9 Indonesia 2.41
10 Brazil 2.39

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