Articles Tagscryptojacking

Cryptocurrency Theft Triples Year over Year, Easier than Robbing Banks
CipherTrace says that thus far in 2018, $760 million in crypto has been stolen from exchanges such as Bitgrail, Coincheck, and countless others.
New Windows and Mac Malware Targeting Crypto Users
Crypto users are the target of this latest malware.
Kaspersky and McAfee Reports: Cryptojacking is Overtaking Ransomware
As the biggest threat affecting computers across the internet.
Research Finds 5 Percent of Monero Was Mined Via Malware
Monero is the perfect choice for cryptojackers due to its anonymous design.
Hackers Inject Coinhive Malware into Hundreds of Websites
Over 300 websites are affected, including government and university websites.
Japanese Regulators Want Privacy Coins Delisted From Exchanges
Japan’s Financial Services Agency is gunning for privacy coins like Monero and Zcash.
Google Banning Chrome Browser Extensions for Crypto Mining
Crypto-mining extensions will no longer be available through Google's Chrome Store.
Hackers Exploit 5-Year-Old Vulnerability to Mine Monero
A simple patch could have prevented a massive cryptojacking campaign that resulted in $75K in Monero being mined.