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Beware! This ransomware appears to be a Coronavirus tracker app, but locks your phone


CovidLock is poisoned with ransomware and uses a technique to deny victims access to their phone through a screen-lock attack. The novel coronavirus pandemic has sent shockwaves across the world of tech. Companies are shutting down manufacturing plants, closing stores and cancelling events to limit the spread of the virus. However, cybercriminals are looking to…