Why Salon is turning to cryptomining
CyberScoop spoke with Salon Media Group CEO Jordan Hoffner: "I’m not sure if it’s a smart move, not sure if it’s a dumb move, but it’s a bold move."
Salon will use readers' CPUs to mine Monero
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Coinhive cryptojacker is currently the most prevalent malware online
Cryptojackers are profitable, widespread and can operate under the radar. They also raise a victim's electric bill and clog up their CPU. What's not to like?