Lavasoft Security Bulletin - December 2016: Top Threats

Top20 Blocked Malware

PositionAd-Aware detection% of all threatsChange in ranking
1Trojan.LNK.Gen2.61%-0.61%
2Trojan.HTML.Ramnit.A2.10%-5.46%
3Trojan.Agent.BHNX2.06%new
4Trojan.Generic.53289972.04%+0.28%
5Trojan.GenericKD.30471671.87%new
6Win32.Sality.31.80%+0.12%
7W97M.Ethan.CG1.80%new
8Win32.Ramnit.N1.40%-0.86%
9Packer.Malware.NSAnti.J1.38%new
10Gen:Variant.Jaik.134151.34%new
11Trojan.Script.4834701.25%new
12W97M.Wrench.E1.18%new
13Win32.Ramnit1.17%-1.09%
14Trojan.Downloader.JPQF1.02%new
15Gen:Variant.Kazy.3997530.93%new
16Trojan.Agent.BPNG0.90%new
17Trojan.Generic.194742600.80%new
18Gen:Variant.MSILPerseus.397620.80%new
19Trojan.GenericKD.11793720.64%new
20Trojan.Acad.Bursted.C0.64%new

The Top 20 malicious programs blocked on PCs

Malware Prevalence Table December 2016

The table below ranks the most prevalent families seen by Malware Lab's analysis systems in December.

PositionAd-Aware detection% of all threatsChange in ranking
1Application.Hacktool.FW7.41%+6.84%
2Application.Bundler.Temonde.GK6.15%new
3Gen:Adware.BrowseFox.14.71%-1.07%
4Gen:Variant.Adware.BrowseFox.352.39%-0.20%
5Win32.Expiro.Gen.42.19%new
6Gen:Variant.Application.Bundler.DealPly.1641.74%+0.06%
7Gen:Variant.Miuref.31.66%-0.03%
8Trojan.GenericKD.37396231.65%new
9Gen:Variant.Symmi.485921.39%new
10Gen:Variant.Adware.Graftor.2753401.37%-0.32%
11Gen:Variant.Application.Bundler.DealPly.890.93%-0.61%
12Gen:Variant.Adware.Symmi.689240.89%new
13Application.Generic.16781880.89%+0.01%
14Gen:Variant.Application.Bundler.DownloadGuide.240.68%-0.46%
15Gen:Variant.Application.Bundler.DealPly.840.65%-0.48%
16Gen:Variant.Razy.1076800.53%new
17Gen:Variant.Graftor.3118030.52%new
18Trojan.Generic.199547640.48%new
19Gen:Variant.Razy.997630.46%new
20Gen:Variant.Graftor.3153810.44%new

New malicious programs entered the Top 20

Top20 Potentially Unwanted Programs

Below are the Top 20 Potentially Unwanted Programs blocked by Ad-Aware. These are advertising software, browser toolbars, search engines and other programs which change browser start pages and other system settings.

PositionAd-Aware detection% of all threatsChange in ranking
1Gen:Variant.Application.Bundler.ExpressInstaller.13.02%new
2Gen:Adware.BrowseFox.12.39%-0.86%
3Application.GenericKD.37060201.36%new
4Adware.JS.Crossrider.B1.10%+0.14%
5Adware.Linkury.B1.06%-0.11%
6Adware.MAC.Genieo.KS1.05%new
7Gen:Application.Elex.10.87%-0.05%
8Adware.SwiftBrowse.CH0.83%-0.18%
9Adware.Linkey.B0.82%-0.14%
10Application.Downloader.YM0.82%new
11Gen:Variant.Application.FileFinder.130.80%new
12Adware.Agent.OIY0.72%new
13Gen:Variant.Application.Bundler.1040.69%new
14Adware.Goopdate.K0.67%-0.04%
15Gen:Variant.Adware.MultiPlug.320.66%new
16Adware.Browsefox.GG0.65%new
17Gen:Application.Bundler.InstallIQ.10.65%new
18Gen:Variant.Adware.Kazy.7317840.62%new
19Adware.Generic.16994830.61%new
20Application.Generic.15456900.60%new

Top20 PUPs detected on user PCs

Operating Systems

Infections by OS

Geographic Location

Infections by country of origin

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