The Pirate Bay, a peer-to-peer file sharing platform, has reportedly redeployed its cryptojacking script, which harnesses processing power from visitors to mine cryptocurrencies.
Police in Japan are investigating a cryptojacking case that involves Coinhive. So far, three suspects have been arrested.
A new, major wave of cryptojacking attack is underway, specifically targeting websites using the Drupal content management system.
In a bid to prevent cryptojacking, all Chrome web browsers that mine cryptocurrencies are now banned from the Google Chrome Web Store.
A post drafted by Microsoft’s Windows Defender Research security unit highlighted a number of ways criminals are currently leveraging cryptocurrencies for nefarious ends.