Trojan-Proxy.Win32.Lethic

Detect Date 04/20/2016
Class Trojan-Proxy
Platform Win32
Description

Malware of this family is used by cybercriminals to stay anonymous when performing malicious actions via the Internet. Cybercriminals use an infected computer as a proxy between their computer and the web resources being accessed. Since all contact with the web resources is made through the proxy, information about the attacker’s computer is hidden.

Geographical distribution of attacks by the Trojan-Proxy.Win32.Lethic family

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

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

Country % of users attacked worldwide*
1 Russian Federation 24.07
2 Germany 12.88
3 Vietnam 10.76
4 India 8.35
5 Algeria 2.97
6 Malaysia 2.81
7 Indonesia 2.72
8 Kazakhstan 1.89
9 Iran 1.74
10 Sri Lanka 1.69

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