WebToolbar.Win32.Agent

Detect Date 01/17/2017
Class WebToolbar
Platform Win32
Description

These programs, with the user’s permission, install toolbars for easy access to one or more online search engines, thus expanding the functionality of the software on the user’s computer. They are not malicious in themselves.

Geographical distribution of attacks by the WebToolbar.Win32.Agent family


Geographical distribution of attacks during the period from 17 January 2016 to 17 January 2017

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

Country % of users attacked worldwide*
1 Russian Federation 16.89
2 USA 12.37
3 Germany 8.23
4 India 6.36
5 France 4.69
6 Canada 3.07
7 United Kingdom 2.95
8 Italy 2.91
9 Japan 2.75
10 Algeria 2.37

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