In this post we will list the top 5 ransomware strains of 2023.
Now that 2024 has started, the Lockbit ransomware strain is still at the top of the most malicious ransomware. A new version 3.0 was released and shows active efforts to increase its use through its affiliate network. This illustrates how organized and business minded the threat actors that created Lockbit are.
They have quickly adapted and are leveraging new business opportunities to cement themselves in the market, which is a trend that is expected to continue throughout 2024.