Tag: mining malware

  • 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
  • Altcoins

    Internet Providers Caught Deploying Crypto Mining Malware

    If it wasn’t bad enough with hackers and dodgy websites trying to hijack your computer hardware to mine some crypto coins, ISPs have been discovered doing it also. Governments, or agencies closely linked to them, have been caught commandeering local internet connections in order to inject mining malware....

    Martin Young | March 10, 2018 | 8:00 am
  • security
    Altcoins

    Telegram Messenger App Exploited by Mining Malware

    Yet another day brings yet another tale of woe about mining malware. Back in the day we had viruses and worms to worry about, and then came a surge of spyware, today the hackers want your computer to mine them more Monero. The latest victim is messenger app...

    Martin Young | February 14, 2018 | 3:10 am

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