Eight apps have been removed from Microsoft’s app store after Symantec found they could illicitly mine cryptocurrency. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/8-illicit-crypto-mining-windows-apps-removed-from-microsoft-store.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all Crypto News…

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Researchers at cybersecurity firm Check Point say a relatively new form of crypto mining malware, dubbed KingMiner, is “evolving.” This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/new-crypto-mining-malware-seen-to-evolve-say-researchers.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today…

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A security bulletin released by Kaspersky Labs states that botnets are increasingly being used to distribute illicit crypto mining software. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/botnets-are-being-repurposed-for-cryptojacking-kaspersky-says.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/…

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Cybersecurity Firm Detects Cryptojacking Malware on Make-A-Wish Foundation Website Hackers have infected the website of global non-profit organization the Make-A-Wish Foundation with cryptojacking malware, according to a report by cybersecurity firm Trustwave posted Nov. 19. According to Trustwave…

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A report by a group of cybersecurity researchers found that cryptojacking instances jumped more than 400 percent in a year. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/report-finds-cryptojacking-instances-jumped-400-in-a-year/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/…

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Europol has warned against the rising threats of cryptocurrency hacks and mining malware in a new report. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/europol-warns-of-crypto-hacks-and-mining-malware-in-latest-report/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all…

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Municipal government websites in Andhra Pradesh are running cryptojacking scripts, a group of security researchers found earlier this month. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/cryptojacking-scripts-found-on-local-indian-government-sites/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today…

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The post A Visual Guide on how to Protect Your Devices from Crypto-Miners appeared first on Altcoin Today. This article is originally written and posted on http://altcointoday.com/a-visual-guide-on-how-to-protect-your-devices-from-crypto-miners/.  Visit http://www.altcointoday.com/ today for…

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Video game marketplace Steam removed an alleged crypto miner from its platform Monday amid user complaints. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/steam-yanks-game-from-marketplace-over-crypto-mining-allegations/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all Crypto…

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Researchers at Kaspersky Lab have uncovered a new form of cryptojacking malware targeting corporations in multiple countries. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/new-crypto-mining-malware-targeting-corporate-networks-says-kaspersky/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all…

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