Scammers mask LockBit ransomware with fake copyright infringement emails _cybernews.com
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Threat actors are not short of novel ways to trick victims. Researchers at AhnLab, an information security firm, spotted threat actors distributing malware via phishing emails disguised as copyright claims.

According to the report, LockBit affiliates disguise the ransomware to include names of illustrators and designers. Seeing a familiar name tricks some victims into clicking on the attachment without thinking twice.

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