Thousands of servers infected with new Lilocked (Lilu) ransomware

    Date06 Sep 2019
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    Posted ByBrittany Day

    Researchers have identified a new strain of ransomware (Lilu) targeting Linux-based servers. Get the details in this article:

    Thousands of web servers have been infected and had their files encrypted by a new strain of ransomware named Lilocked (or Lilu).

    Infections have been happening since mid-July, and have intensified in the past two weeks, ZDNet has learned.

    Based on current evidence, the Lilocked ransomware appears to target Linux-based systems only.

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