Kaspersky Lab” recorded 315 thousand new malicious file per day during 2013




Kaspersky Lab” recorded 315 thousand new malicious file per day during 2013
Report showed a rise in the company’s security overall level of Internet threats in the world at about 6.9%.

Report showed the company “Kaspersky Lab” for security in 2013, a rise in the overall level of Internet threats in the world at about 6.9%, meaning that 41.6% of computers were attacked for once at least through this year.

The Russian company specialized in the field of security solutions, and it is in order to implement all of these attacks on the Internet, use the cybercriminals 10,000,604 thousand and 273 locations, adding a unique, what form of increasing the proportion of 60.5% compared to 2012.

According to the “Kaspersky Lab”, the United States and Russia, the largest hosts for malicious web resources – 45% of the web attacks that have succeeded in disabling products “Kaspersky Lab” issued by these two countries -.

2013 also saw continued growth in the mobile security issues with the rise significantly in the level of mastery of the attacks in terms of the number and complexity of these threats. Most of malicious applications aimed at mobile purpose was to steal money and thus steal data. Continues to be the platform “Android”, according to a report the company, the primary objective, which attracts 98.05% of all known malware.

The report of the company “Kaspersky Lab” daily statistics, such as it has registered 315 thousand new malicious file every day. It should be noted that this number is in the form of 200 thousand last year, also addressed the company’s products responded to 4.65992 million toward an attack on computer users every day when they connect to the Internet.

This has doubled the number of attacks based browsers over the past year to reach 1700870654, where recorded “Kaspersky Lab” 104 427 modified version of the malware targeted for portable devices, representing an increase of approximately 125% compared to 2012, while in the month of October / October 2013 alone The company saw 19966 modified version of the malware, accounting for 50% of the total discovered by Kaspersky Lab in 2012.

As for who was the most vulnerable among the countries for the year 2013? The “Kaspersky Lab” from the available statistics for the year 2013.15 countries in the group of countries most at risk, taking into account the level of risk to users in these countries with surfing the Internet. Including Russia, Austria, Germany, the countries of the former Soviet Union and a number of Asian countries, which accounted for 41-60% of the users of products, “Kaspersky Lab” who reported attempts to attack their computers.

Meanwhile applications most exploited by cybercriminals, targeted 90.52% of all registered attempts to exploit software vulnerabilities “Java.” These gaps were exploited by attacks from the model “Drive – Bay” (drive-by) online. The new software exploited for “Java” present in many of the packages untapped.

The products “Kaspersky Lab”, disable the effect of malicious programs 7 out of 20 rated program on the Internet during the attempts to carry out attacks from hackers model “Drive – Bay”. This is the method, according to the company, the most popular software for web-based. It also occupied the texts that convert users to malware sites place in the classification.

Said Christian Funk, senior analyst with the virus, “Kaspersky Lab” in a comment on it, he does not expect a slower pace of evolution of malicious applications specifically targeted for “Android”. Until now, most malware was designed to gain access to the device. He pointed out that it is likely to appear, in the future, Dodi comprehensive program targeting platform “Android”. This platform is widespread as they are easy to use for both parties – application developers and malicious software developers alike.

Regarding the most prominent malicious program for this year, most likely report “Kaspersky Lab” to be “Ubud” (Obad) is the most prominent of the discovery in 2013 in the field of mobile devices and is published in many ways, including robots, Internet code.

It is also characterized by the multiplicity of program capabilities unmatched so far includes three programs taking advantage of the program, including the exploiter model “back door” (backdoor), a Trojan horse for SMS capabilities and other functions. It’s like the Swiss Army Knife featuring a full range of different tools.
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