Tags cryptojacking

Cryptojacking campaign targets add-ons for popular streaming app Kodi

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 1 week ago

SET discovered that add-ons for Kodi were part of a cryptojacking campaign extending back to at least December 2017.

Hackers mined $90,000 worth of Monero with a simple Docker Hub trick

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 3 months ago

The malicious images were stored on Docker Hub for about a year before they were taken down.

How IoT is being leveraged for cryptojacking

by CyberScoop Staff • 5 months ago

Steve McGregory, director of the Application and Threat Intelligence Program at Ixia, talks with Greg Otto on how criminals are using people's connected devices for easy way to mine cryptocurrency.

Chrome malware targets cryptocurrency, spreads through Facebook's Messenger

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 5 months ago

A phishing scam via Facebook Messenger has led to the spread of "FacexWorm."

With cryptojacking rising, exploit kits rapidly decline

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 6 months ago

With Adobe Flash on its way out, the hacker game is changing.

Symantec: Look for cryptojacking to tie into IoT devices

by Samantha Ehlinger • 6 months ago

Internet-connected devices are becoming an attractive target for hackers looking to use their processing power to mine cryptocurrency.