Distribution of Windows malware 2018

Distribution of leading Windows malware types as of 1st quarter 2018

by J. Clement, last edited Oct 9, 2018
Distribution of Windows malware 2018 This statistic illustrates the distribution of leading Windows malware types in the first quarter of 2018. During the measured period, viruses accounted for 18.93 percent of all malware attacks on Windows systems.
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Distribution of leading Windows malware types as of 1st quarter 2018

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Percentage of malware
Trojans (general)51.48%
Viruses18.93%
Scripts10.56%
Trojans (password)8.03%
Worms5.01%
Backdoors2.05%
Other2.02%
Ransomware1.38%
Bots0.36%
Exploits0.16%
Dailer0.02%
Percentage of malware
Trojans (general)51.48%
Viruses18.93%
Scripts10.56%
Trojans (password)8.03%
Worms5.01%
Backdoors2.05%
Other2.02%
Ransomware1.38%
Bots0.36%
Exploits0.16%
Dailer0.02%
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by J. Clement, last edited Oct 9, 2018
This statistic illustrates the distribution of leading Windows malware types in the first quarter of 2018. During the measured period, viruses accounted for 18.93 percent of all malware attacks on Windows systems.
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