Research Warns ‘Familiar’ Monero Mining Malware Is Infecting Windows Systems

Research Warns ‘Familiar’ Monero Mining Malware Is Infecting Windows Systems

    21 Feb 2019

A new attack uses a combination of known tools to target victims and use...

Fake MetaMask Crypto Malware Pulled From Google Play After Tip-Off

Fake MetaMask Crypto Malware Pulled From Google Play After Tip-Off

    11 Feb 2019

An app masquerading as DApp MetaMask contained malware that aimed to steal coins by...

New Instance of Monero Malware Sees Cryptojackers Target Linux Users

New Instance of Monero Malware Sees Cryptojackers Target Linux Users

    06 Feb 2019

The modified Shellbot trojan is thought to have originated from a Romanian hacker collective....

CookieMiner Malware Tries to Hack Mac Users’ Cryptocurrency Exchange Accounts, Report

CookieMiner Malware Tries to Hack Mac Users’ Cryptocurrency Exchange Accounts, Report

    01 Feb 2019

The malware seeks to bypass multi-factor authentication by stealing a range of data, says...

Research Reveals $1.7 Billion Obtained via Crypto Thefts and Scams in 2018

Research Reveals $1.7 Billion Obtained via Crypto Thefts and Scams in 2018

    30 Jan 2019

About $1.7 billion in cryptocurrency was obtained via illicit means in 2018, according to...

Hodler’s Digest, Jan. 14–20: Top Stories, Price Movements, Quotes and FUD of the Week

Hodler’s Digest, Jan. 14–20: Top Stories, Price Movements, Quotes and FUD of the Week

    20 Jan 2019

Bakkt has announced their first acquisition, and a New Zealand crypto exchange has been...

Linux-Targeting Cryptojacking Malware Disables Cloud-Based Security Measures: Report

Linux-Targeting Cryptojacking Malware Disables Cloud-Based Security Measures: Report

    18 Jan 2019

A new cryptojacking malware reportedly has the ability to disable cloud-based security measures to...

Windows Torrent File Malware Can Swap Out Crypto Addresses, Researcher Warns

Windows Torrent File Malware Can Swap Out Crypto Addresses, Researcher Warns

    15 Jan 2019

Latest crypto-related malware hides in a movie file on The Pirate Bay and targets...

Despite Bear Market, Crypto Mining Malware Tops Threat Index for 13th Month Running

Despite Bear Market, Crypto Mining Malware Tops Threat Index for 13th Month Running

    14 Jan 2019

Three strains of crypto mining malware have topped the latest Global Threat Index from...

Research Suggests Russian-Based Hackers Behind Ryuk Ransomware’s $2.5 Million Gains

Research Suggests Russian-Based Hackers Behind Ryuk Ransomware’s $2.5 Million Gains

    14 Jan 2019

Researchers argue that the ransomware attacks thought to have earned hackers $3.7 million in...