Lavasoft Security Bulletin - March 2016: Top Threats

Top20 Blocked Malware

Position Ad-Aware detection % of all threats Change in ranking
1 Win32.Sality.3 3.37% +1.21%
2 Win32.Ramnit 2.87% +2.33%
3 Win32.Virlock.Gen.1 2.48% new
4 Win32.Worm.Allaple.Gen 2.23% new
5 Win32.Ramnit.N 2.14% +1.60%
6 Gen:Variant.Zusy.181655 1.87% new
7 Trojan.Patched.Shopperz.1 1.54% +0.24%
8 Win32.Neshta.A 1.37% new
9 Win32.Virlock.Gen.4 1.32% new
10 Trojan.Agent.BPNG 1.25% new
11 Worm.Generic.23834 1.03% new
12 Trojan.LNK.Gen 0.95% -5.08%
13 Win32.Virtob.Gen.12 0.91% -0.09%
14 Win32.Prepend.Delf.Gen 0.87% new
15 Worm.Generic.581930 0.87% new
16 Gen:Variant.Razy.15441 0.79% new
17 Win32.Virtob.3.Gen 0.73% new
18 Win32.Madangel.DIA 0.71% new
19 Worm.Generic.24461 0.71% new
20 Backdoor.Bot.158614 0.66% new

The Top 20 malicious programs blocked on PCs

Malware Prevalence Table March 2016

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

Position Ad-Aware detection % of all threats Change in ranking
1 Gen:Variant.Adware.Mikey.24193 15.38% new
2 Gen:Variant.Adware.MPlug.5 4.97% new
3 Gen:Variant.Buzy.298 3.53% new
4 Gen:Variant.Adware.Jatif.294 2.09% new
5 Adware.BrowseFox.EK 2.02% new
6 Gen:Variant.Graftor.13319 1.83% new
7 Gen:Variant.Adware.Kazy.618104 1.59% new
8 Gen:Variant.Adware.Netfilter.2 1.53% new
9 Adware.BrowseFox.CV 1.50% new
10 Gen:Variant.Adware.Mikey.21084 1.21% new
11 Gen:Variant.Adware.Graftor.243080 1.10% new
12 Gen:Heur.MSIL.Androm.3 0.89% new
13 Trojan.Ranapama.EZ 0.82% new
14 Gen:Variant.Adware.Mikey.17755 0.77% new
15 Adware.Linkury.BD 0.75% new
16 Gen:Variant.Adware.Kazy.618604 0.68% new
17 Adware.Multiplug.P 0.59% new
18 Gen:Variant.Adware.MultiPlug.18 0.55% new
19 Adware.Eorezo.BZ 0.54% new
20 Gen:Variant.Adware.ConvertAd.16 0.53% 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.

Position Ad-Aware detection % of all threats Change in ranking
1 Gen:Adware.BrowseFox.1 15.05% +6.33%
2 Adware.SwiftBrowse.CH 2.42% -0.16%
3 Adware.SwiftBrowse.CN 2.28% new
4 Adware.JS.Crossrider.B 1.85% -0.10%
5 Gen:Variant.Application.Bundler.Zusy.120679 1.75% new
6 Gen:Variant.Adware.MSILPerseus.11675 1.70% new
7 Adware.Agent.QEY 1.28% +0.47%
8 Adware.Linkury.N 1.26% new
9 Adware.Agent.PSO 1.02% +0.10%
10 Application.RemoteAdmin.RGI 1.02% new
11 Application.Generic.1556327 0.90% new
12 Adware.Goopdate.D 0.86% +0.01%
13 Gen:Variant.Adware.MultiPlug.18 0.81% new
14 Adware.Agent.PJT 0.80% +0.02%
15 Gen:Variant.Adware.Linkury.1 0.69% new
16 Gen:Variant.Adware.Goopdate.2 0.67% new
17 Application.Bundler.Agent.AP 0.65% new
18 Adware.BrowseFox.BU 0.61% new
19 Adware.Linkury.BG 0.60% new
20 Application.SearchProtect.BS 0.58% new

Top20 PUPs detected on user PCs

Operating Systems

Infections by OS

Geographic Location

Infections by country of origin

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