LockBit ransomware is targeting Macs for the first time

Ransomware attack on a computer

Some of the notorious ransomware strains, LockBit, has reportedly been noticed infecting Apple Mac gadgets for the primary time, ever. 

Cybersecurity researchers from the MalwareHunterTeam tweeted (opens in new tab) about discovering “locker_Apple_M1_64” – “the primary Apple’s Mac gadgets focusing on construct of LockBit ransomware pattern seen”. What’s extra, the researchers imagine this could be the primary time a “huge title” gang focused a Mac.