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What is Locker Ransomware | Definition and Meaning

Last modified on Wednesday, May 8, 2024

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Defining Locker Ransomware

Locker ransomware is a form of ransomware where the entire device itself is locked, and cannot be interacted with by the user.

Locker Ransomware Examples:

  • NotPetya - A form of lockerware, in 2017 NotPetya locked many national systems and global companies operating in Ukraine.

Locker Ransomware Synonyms

Also called Lock Screen Ransomware.

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