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The researchers at a Israeli Cybersecurity firm recently found that Kingminer, a cryptojacking  malware is constantly upgrading it’s system to escape detection and increase chance of success. It will continue to update which will invariably make detection tougher. The malware’s prey are servers developed by Microsoft especially Internet Information ServicesRead More →

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Cryptojacking schemes are getting more and more intricate by the day. It appears hackers are now disguising cryptocurrency mining malware and passing it off as legitimate Windows installation packages. Researchers say the malicious code, more commonly known as Coinminer, was specifically designed to fly under the radar. What makes theRead More →

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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 →