Telegram zero day used to spread cryptomining malware
Government websites, including uscourts.gov, pulled into cryptomining scheme
A third-party plugin co-opted sites, including ones belonging to the U.S. federal courts and D.C.'s public transit system, to mine Monero.
Monero mining botnet 'Smominru' earns hackers $3.6 million
Smominru uses EternalBlue, a Windows exploit developed by the NSA and leaked by the hacking group Shadow Brokers, to spread across computers.
Here's another sign that criminals are breaking away from bitcoin
The nature of cryptocurrency-driven crime is changing.
Bitcoin hype pushes hackers to stash their money in lesser-known cryptocurrencies
Lesser-known cryptocurrencies like Monero, Dash and ZCash are all the rage in the criminal underground.
North Korean hackers turn focus to cryptocurrency, point-of-sale systems during holiday season
RiskIQ and Proofpoint's findings reveal not only newly discovered, highly sophisticated tactics and capabilities held by North Korea's Lazarus Group, but they also highlight the internal divisions within it.