Latest News Of malware Tag
Tech 15 August 2019
New Monero mining malware is able to avoid detection
The new malware doesn’t show up in the task manager, making it difficult to detect.
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 8 August 2019
Clipsa malware allows hackers to steal crypto assets
Avant has warned about a new malware that attempts to steal crypto and redirect WordPress sites.
Tech 25 July 2019
Cloud computing exploits up in 2019, as crypto mining usage declines: report
The report from Skybox Security found a stark increase in the number of cloud attacks, effectively creating thousands of infected virtual servers.
Tech 24 July 2019
Aggressive malware turns search engine into crypto mining botnet
The botnet could be used in DDoS attacks by launching sequential attacks on public-facing servers running outdated versions of the search engine software.
Business 19 July 2019
Israeli malware scammer accused of stealing $1.7M
Eliyahu Gigi has been accused of tricking users from around the world into downloading his malware.
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 21 June 2019
Monero mining malware targets music production pirates
The mining script, known as LoudMiner, is multi-platform, and hijacks user resources to mine for Monero.
Business 21 June 2019
Florida town pays ransom to end malware attack
Riviera Beach has been crippled by a crypto ransomware attack for three weeks, and has paid to make it go away.
Tech 18 June 2019
New malware impersonates BTC Turk crypto exchange to steal credentials
A new malware takes control of Android phones, and uses all sorts of inventive techniques of stealing a victims crypto.
Business 17 June 2019
Coincheck hacking investigation points to Russian hackers
Investigators believe that, because of the malwares used, Russian hackers are likely to blame for the biggest theft in history.
Business 12 June 2019
NiceHash runs afoul of authorities, again
Cryptocurrency mining marketplace NiceHash doesn’t seem to get the message. Hacking computers, or even offering software that enables hacks, is prohibited.