Trojan-SMS.J2ME.Fakeinst

Detect Date 07/01/2016
Class Trojan-SMS
Platform J2ME
Description

Malware of this family is disguised as “harmless” JAR apps. During installation, the malware offers to send an SMS message to a short number. Installation continues only if the message is sent.

Geographical distribution of attacks by the Trojan-SMS.J2ME.Fakeinst family


Geographical distribution of attacks during the period from 01 July 2015 to 01 July 2016

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

Country % of users attacked worldwide*
1 Russian Federation 70.43
2 Ukraine 8.04
3 Kazakhstan 4.70
4 Belarus 2.77
5 Azerbaijan 1.80
6 India 1.10
7 Germany 0.97
8 Uzbekistan 0.97
9 France 0.92
10 Kyrgyzstan 0.75

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