Threat type: Ransomware

Aliases: Ransom:Win32/Lockbit.AA!MTB (MICROSOFT); W32/Lockbit.C2F8!tr.ransom (FORTINET)

Platforms: Windows

Overall Risk Rating: Low

Damage Potential: High

Distribution Potential: Low

Reported Infection: Low

Information Exposure: Low


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.

Source: Trend Micro – Newest Malware Advisories