FBI, CISA, and MS-ISAC Release #StopRansomware: LockBit 3.0
The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), CISA, and the Multi-State Information Sharing and Analysis Center (MS-ISAC) has released a joint cybersecurity advisory (CSA), #StopRansomware: LockBit 3.0. This joint advisory details known indicators of compromise (IOCs) and tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTPs) that FBI investigations correlated with LockBit 3.0 ransomware as recently as March 2023. LockBit 3.0 functions as an affiliate-based ransomware variant and is a continuation of LockBit 2.0 and LockBit.
CISA encourages network defenders to review and apply the recommendations in the Mitigations section of this CSA. See StopRansomware.gov for additional guidance on ransomware protection, detection, and response.