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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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The crypto-jacking epidemic has spread to India. It has come to light that tons of Indian government sites have now been infected with cryptocurrency mining malware, designed to steal visitors’ computing power to earn digital coins. Among others, the attackers targeted the websites of the Andhra Pradesh municipality, the TirupatiRead More →

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Mozilla Firefox users may see cryptocurrency mining malware scripts blocked by default in future releases of this web browser. In an effort to enhance its performance and simultaneously protect customers, the famous open-source web browser Mozilla Firefox will soon start automatically blocking cryptocurrency mining malware scripts. “Sites have deployed crypto-miningRead More →

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Hundreds of websites running on the Drupal content management system – including those of the San Diego Zoo as well as the National Labor Relations Board – were targeted by a malicious cryptomining campaign taking advantage of unpatched and recently revealed vulnerabilities. The attacks, which have impacted 400+ government andRead More →