Locky Ransomware Demonstration

  • Written by  Jon Sternstein
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Ransomware Attack Ransomware Attack

Stern Security Labs analyzed a Locky ransomware sample.  The following video shows an actual Locky ransomware attack on a Windows 7 machine.  Watch how fast the ransomware encrypts the files on the computer.  The computer is encrypted within one minute of clicking on the malicious "invoice.pdf" file!