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Thousands of servers infected with new Lilocked (Lilu) ransomware

Date 06 Sep 2019
Category Server Security
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Posted By Brittany Day
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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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