Malware of this family is used by criminals to steal user names and passwords. For example, this malware can steal user credentials for gaming networks, instant messaging clients, and passwords saved in web browsers.
The malware then sends this information to the cybercriminal’s server.
Geographical distribution of attacks by the Trojan-PSW.Win32.Chisburg family
Geographical distribution of attacks during the period from 6 May 2015 to 6 May 2016
Top 10 countries with most attacked users (% of total attacks)
Country% of users attacked worldwide*
* Percentage among all unique Kaspersky users worldwide who were attacked by this malware