David Bisson reports on Graham Cluley’s blog about the ransomware commonly named Locky because of its use of a ‘.locky’ extension to files it has encrypted.
The same story is covered by HelpNet Security:
Both articles refer to analysis by Palo Alto:
Paul Ducklin’s article for Sophos tells us about “Locky” ransomware: What you need to know. And John Leyden’s article for The Register also refers: Locky ransomware is spreading like the clap – Feeling Locky, punk? Well, do ya?