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French law enforcement authorities recently have been able to shut down a major Monero (XMR) cryptojacking operation. According to the Cybercrime Fighting Center (C3N), the malware, known as Retadup Monero, infected a total of 850,000 computers before the authorities could finally finish its activities by tricking it. As reported by BBC, the police teamRead More →

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Attackers are actively scanning for exposed Docker APIs on port 2375 and use them to deploy a malicious payload which drops a Dofloo Trojan variant, a malware known as a popular tool for building large scale botnets. The Dofloo (aka AESDDoS) malware was first detected in 2014 [1, 2, 3, 4] and it is known for allowingRead More →

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Recently, the Litecoin team announced that the Litecoin Foundation will collaborate with the BEAM team to add MimbleWimble to Litecoin to solve the privacy issue. Does Litecoin really need MimbleWimble? This article will try to answer the question. What is MimbleWimble? In July 2016, MimbleWimble was released mysteriously on the IRC channelRead More →

Cryptocurrency hardware wallet manufacturer Ledger has updated its support of Monero (XMR) for its Nano S device, the company confirmed in a press release shared with CBNN Nov. 30. The French company, which along with Trezor and KeepKey is one of the oldest hardware wallet manufacturers in the industry, said the Nano S was already compatible with Monero’s latest GUI 0.13 release.Read More →