Latest News Of cryptojacking Tag
Business 4 September 2019
Chinese internet café cryptojacking ring uncovered, 15 arrested
It appears one man may have organized a conspiracy involving thousands to cryptojack internet cafes in his province.
Tech 4 September 2019
Mozilla launches Firefox 69 with default cryptojacking blocker
Firefox 69 will have cryptomining protection turned on by default, protecting Firefox users from third party mining attacks in the first instance.
Tech 30 August 2019
Cryptojacking malware attacks surge by 29% in Q1 2019: report
McAfee Labs revealed that as the crypto market grew, so did attacks.
Tech 29 August 2019
France shuts down Monero cryptojacking botnet
To spread the virus, the cybercriminals sent emails promising easy money or erotic pictures.
Business 29 August 2019
Capital One hack reveals massive cryptojacking scheme
Thompson is accused of not only hacking millions of people, but secretly mining on cloud services.
Tech 22 August 2019
Cryptojacking code in Ruby libraries exposes over 3,500 people
Hackers used the RubyGems.org service to deliver malicious code to crypto developers.
Tech 12 August 2019
Updated cryptojacking malware steals user data from 500,000 computers
Having infiltrated over 500,000 machines globally, the Smominru cryptojacking malware has now been updated to steal user data from its victims.
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 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.