Threat type: Ransomware
Aliases: Trojan-Ransom.BlackMatter(IKARUS), Ransom:Win32/Lockbit.STB(MICROSOFT)
Overall Risk Rating: Low
Damage Potential: Medium
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