IT threat evolution Q2 2017.<BR>Statistics” />Q2 figures<br />
According to KSN data, Kaspersky Lab solutions detected and repelled 342, 566, 061 malicious attacks from online resources located in 191 countries all over the world.<br />
33, 006, 783 unique URLs were recognized as malicious by web antivirus components.<br />
Attempted infections by malware that aims to steal money via online access to bank accounts were registered on 224, 675 user computers.<br />
Crypto ransomware attacks were blocked on 246, 675 computers of unique users.<br />
Kaspersky Lab’s file antivirus detected a total of 185, 801, 835 unique malicious and potentially unwanted objects.<br />
Kaspersky Lab mobile security products detected:</p>
<p>1, 319, 148 malicious installation packages;<br />
28, 976 mobile banker Trojans (installation packages);<br />
200, 054 mobile ransomware Trojans (installation packages).</p>
<p>Mobile threats<br />
Q2 events<br />
SMS spam<br />
As we wrote in the previous quarter, fraudsters had begun to actively use the Trojan-Banker.AndroidOS.Asacub mobile banker, distributing it via SMS spam.<BR><BR>At the end of Q2, we detected a much larger campaign to spread it: in June, there were three times as many attacked users as in April, and judging by the first week of July, this growth continues.<br />
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