NEWS FROM THE LAB - Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Exploit Kit Distribution in the Wild Posted by Karmina @ 16:54 GMT

Have you ever wondered which exploit kits are the most prevalent?

We have been tracking several exploit kits that we have identified these past few months and it's interesting to see which gets the biggest chunk of the pie:

Exploit kit chart

56% of the coverage is owned by only three exploit kits: Blackhole, Sweet Orange, and Cool.

Blackhole, a kit that has been around for almost three years, is still keeping a strong presence at no. 1 with 27% of the exploit kit coverage. Followed by Sweet Orange with 18% and Cool with 11%.