Virus detected

Today I noticed this Top 10 graph of detected viruses at a customer’ site. Check out how you don’t find any classic viruses in this list.

Top 10 Viruses detected by local workstation client

Instead, it’s all about spyware, the infamous Hotbar on top 🙁 I feel lucky I can use firefox on my Windows boxes.

Note that this graph represents whats locally detected on the workstations. Email born viruses are already detected at the mail servers before reaching the workstation. As an example of those email born viruses, here is a snapshot ist of what’s stopped at my mail server:

Top 10 Viruses detected by mail server

This list is not complete, as the typical Windows executables are already rejected at SMTP level and never get through.