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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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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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On the 3rd of August, a group of Brazilian systems were infected by a malicious software that targets a specific brand of routers for its nefarious activities. This was discovered by Simon Kenin, a TrustWave researcher who said that the router MicroTik is being targeted and over 200,000 routers were thenRead 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 →