Tag: cryptocurrency miner

Microsoft Sees Cryptocurrency Miners as an ‘Increasing Threat’

Software giant Microsoft has labelled malicious cryptocurrency miners as an increasing threat as cybercriminals increasingly turn to new attack vectors due to the soaring prices of cryptocurrencies...

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Microsoft Blocks Malicious Cryptocurrency Miner to Save 400,000 Users

A highly sophisticated new malware strain targeting Windows computers that attempted to infect nearly half a million machines has seen its demise. Microsoft’s default built-in antivirus program has...

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Cryptomining Malware Discovered in US, UK Government Websites

Thousands of websites around the world, including those belonging to UK and US governments, have been infected with malware that secretly mines cryptocurrencies, researchers revealed. First...

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