Measuring the In-the-Wild Effectiveness of Antivirus Against Zeus

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There are many reports on how anti-virus products fare against malware, yet most of these reports focus on in-the-lab testing of specific malware strands against a specific antivirus configuration. Very little is said about the situation in the field - where malware distribution statistics (and to some extent, antivirus distribution statistics) are unclear. Trusteer is uniquely positioned in a way that enables it to get a comprehensive view of consumer world PCs - Trusteer Rapport is installed on millions of consumer PCs and reports statistics of malware infection and security software installed.