Cryptocurrency mining - page 2

A hidden miner worked while users watched ads on YouTube

A hidden miner worked while users watched ads on YouTube

Mining cryptocurrency using the resources of foreign computers is becoming increasingly popular. All that is needed is to find a way to place a JS-code on a popular resource and those who open the web page...
Hackers distribute a cryptocurrency miner through Facebook messenger

Hackers distribute a cryptocurrency miner through Facebook messenger

Hackers wrote a small malware which is spread through Facebook messenger to search for cryptocurrency. Distributed through a special bot program, it provides communication with the server from which commands...
Mining with a browser? Google Chrome is against it!

Mining with a browser? Google Chrome is against it!

Anyone who is interested in crypto-currencies has probably heard about mining - a technology for creating new blocks in a distributed system for which they receive remuneration in an equivalent crypto...