Latest News Of cryptojacking Tag
Tech 24 June 2019
Trend Micro: New cryptojacking malware targets Android devices
Trend Micro warns that Android devices are being targeted by a sneaky new malware that will use their phones for mining.
Tech 6 June 2019
Criminals using clone crypto trading site to spread trojans
Hackers have cloned the Cryptohopper website to fool users into giving up their password and stealing their crypto.
Tech 30 May 2019
‘50,000 servers infected’ as cryptojacking hits new heights: study
A new script has reportedly infected as many as 50,000 servers worldwide, mining an obscure privacy-focused token without its hosts’ knowledge.
Tech 23 May 2019
New Firefox option allows users to block crypto mining scripts
Mozilla has included an option under “Privacy & Security” tab allowing users to automatically block “cryptominers” from running in their browser.
Tech 3 May 2019
Shellbot cryptojacking malware shuts down other cryptominers
A new wave of malware selfishly turns off all other mining going on and takes all the processing power for itself.
Tech 8 May 2019
Hackers using Confluence servers to install cryptojacking malware
Hackers have found a way to use popular documentation app Confluence to install their cryptojacking software.
Tech 26 April 2019
New crypto mining malware spreads across enterprises via NSA exploits
Researchers at security firm Symantec said it had uncovered a surge in the so-called Beapy malware, which uses exploits leaked from the National Security Agency two years ago.
Business 23 April 2019
South Korea faces growing threats from cryptojacking
A recent report reveals that South Korea is facing an increasing amount of cyber-attacks, and many of them are now of the cryptojacking variety.
Tech 10 April 2019
Firefox comes through, now blocks online crypto hijackers
Firefox now has protections that block cryptocurrency mining malware, the company announced in a blog post.
Tech 28 March 2019
Ukrainian man accused of cryptojacking his own websites
Cybercrime is apparently alive and well in Ukraine, as an individual has been utilizing his own websites as a means to rake in illegal cryptocurrency revenue.
Business 19 February 2019
Microsoft removes free apps linked to cryptojacking
Eight apps were found on the Microsoft store that would use a device to secretly mine for Monero.
Tech 7 February 2019
Monero-mining Outlaw Shellbot targets Linux servers
The Outlaw group has reportedly been using a sophisticated version of Shellbot to conduct attacks Linux systems to mine privacy-centric coin, Monero.