Kaspersky Lab has published its malware stats for October 2010. Overall, October was relatively quiet, although there were a few incidents worthy of note.
- Virus.Win32.Murofet, which infected a large number of PE files, was detected at the beginning of the month, related to Zeus.
- Fake archiving programs are becoming increasingly common.
- Microsoft set a record for vulnerability patches released.
Visit their site to see the Top 20 malicious programs detected on users’ PCs and the Top 20 malicious programs on the Internet.