2016 Internet Security Threat Report, Volume 21

The Internet Security Threat Report provides an overview and analysis of the year in global threat activity. The report is based on data from the Symantec Global Intelligence Network, which Symantec's analysts use to identify, analyze, and provide commentary on emerging trends in the dynamic threat landscape.

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Emerging Threats

Severity Name Type Protected
Linux.Horsepill Trojan 12/02/2016
SONAR.Cryptlck!g113 Trojan ,Virus ,Worm 12/01/2016
SONAR.Heuristic.157 Trojan ,Virus ,Worm 11/30/2016
W97M.Downloader.M Trojan 12/01/2016
Trojan.Sponkirob Trojan 11/29/2016

Emerging Risks

Type Name Discovered
Potentially Unwanted App OSX.InstallMiez 11/30/2016
Adware Adware.KuwoMusic 11/30/2016
Potentially Unwanted App PUA.Ghokswa 11/30/2016
Potentially Unwanted App PUA.Browseforthecause 11/30/2016
Potentially Unwanted App PUA.DownloadAssist 11/30/2016

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