Tag: cryptomining

  • Industry

    Crypto Mining Malware Takes Over Amazon Fire Products

    Mining malware is everywhere today as more and more IoT devices move into our houses and workplaces, now there is one variant that can turn a TV into a crypto mining rig. Even TV’s are Getting Sick Now It has been reported that instances of mining virus malware...

    John McMahon | June 13, 2018 | 9:00 am
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    New Mac Malware Monero Miner Discovered

    Crypto mining is on the rise as bad actors have discovered decentralized mining is a lot cheaper than setting up a rig and paying the electricity bills to compete with massive mining pools and Apple users are not immune from being crypto jacked. Mac Cryptominer uses Legitimet Software...

    John McMahon | May 25, 2018 | 7:30 am
  • Altcoins

    Miners, Botnets, and Monero Create Perfect Storm for Cryptomining

    Several things have come together in a perfect storm to create the most recent crypto-crime trend: the ability to surreptitiously install illicit Monero miners on unsuspecting computers around the world. Windows servers, laptops, Android devices, and IoT connected devices are all at risk. The worst part? Targets often are unaware that...

    Thomas Delahunty | March 5, 2018 | 5:06 pm

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