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Lockbit’s seized site comes alive to tease new police announcements
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Lockbit’s seized site comes alive to tease new police announcements

In an apparent indication that further material will be made public by law enforcement on Tuesday, the NCA, FBI, and Europol have brought back to life a LockBit ransomware data leak website. LockBit's infrastructure, including 34 servers hosting the data breach website and its mirrors, victim data, bitcoin addresses, 1,000 decryption keys, and the affiliate panel, was taken down on February 19 by a law enforcement operation known as Operation Cronos. The UK's National Crime Agency (NCA), the FBI, and Europol shared information about what they learned during the operation, a list of affiliates, and how LockBit lies to victims by not always deleting stolen data after a ransom is paid on a press release website that the police transformed as part of this disruption read more Lockbit's ...