Number of users hit by financial malware grew by 7% in H1 2019 to reach 430,000

Kaspersky: Financial malware hit grew by 7-Percent in H1 2019

Financial malware, commonly identified as banking Trojans, is aimed at stealing finances and financial data, as well as providing threat actors with access to users’ and financial organizations’ assets and machines. Such threats have always occupied a significant part of a threat landscape, as finance is the most common motivation for cybercriminals and fraudsters.