Criminal campaign uses leaked NSA tools to set up cryptomining scheme, Trend Micro says
The research is a reminder that it is not just state-sponsored hackers that have reportedly co-opted the leaked NSA tools.
Hackers turn Bangladeshi embassy website into cryptomining scheme
Almost the entire embassy website appears to be compromised, with nearly every attempt to access a URL ending in a request to save a malicious file.
That battery-saving app may have used your device to mine Monero, Symantec says
Microsoft has removed the apps from its store.
Cryptojacking malware gets past cloud security programs by uninstalling them
Palo Alto Networks says this type of evasive technique is likely to keep popping up.
Hackers mined $90,000 worth of Monero with a simple Docker Hub trick
The malicious images were stored on Docker Hub for about a year before they were taken down.
Chinese group said to use HackingTeam tools to spread ransomware, cryptominers
A sophisticated Chinese cybercrime group is using old, leaked computer code from a notorious cyber-arms dealer, known as "HackingTeam," to breach thousands of companies, mostly based in Asia, according to new research by Israel cybersecurity firm Intezer.