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Scammers are creating fake Android cryptocurrency mining apps and promoting them on the Google Store. The kicker is that these apps claim to mine cryptocurrency that can’t even be mined in the first place. Fortinet discovered these apps on the Google Play Store when they saw that the apps wereRead More →

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Sophoslabs has published a report in which the company claims to have identified at least 25 Android apps published on the official Google Play store that contain script facilitating the ‘cryptojacking’ of users’ computing resources. 25 Apps Containing Mining Malware Identified on Google Play Store Sophoslabs claims to have discoveredRead More →

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Cryptojacking has become the biggest threat to computer users these days. The malware used to perform this task seems capable of mining different cryptocurrencies. A new report claims this trend is linked to a software leak affecting the NSA last year.  The NSA Eternal Blue Debacle: Folks who keep anRead More →

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Ethereum’s hashrate has dropped in the past month from 293 Terahashes to a low of 236 TH/s, down to February levels. Making this the biggest drop in ethereum’s hashrate certainly in the past year, but perhaps even since ethereum’s invention in 2015. That means ethereum mining has now become unprofitable for many,Read More →