Virus & Security Alert

Vulnerability Name Severity Advisory Date
Ransom.Win32.LOCKBIT.YXCGD

Threat type: Ransomware

Aliases: Trojan-Ransom.BlackMatter(IKARUS), Ransom:Win32/Lockbit.STB(MICROSOFT)

Platforms: Windows

Overall Risk Rating: Low

Damage Potential: Medium

Distribution Potential: Low

Reported Infection: Low

Information Exposure: Low

Overview:

This Ransomware arrives on a system as a file dropped by other malware or as a file downloaded unknowingly by users when visiting malicious sites.

It drops files as ransom note. It avoids encrypting files with the following file extensions.

04/07/2022