McAfee Labs: Crypto Mining Malware Grows by 86% in Q2, Over 2.5 Mln New Coin Miner Samples

McAfee Labs: Crypto Mining Malware Grows by 86% in Q2, Over 2.5 Mln New Coin Miner Samples

    26 Sep 2018

Crypto mining malware has risen by 86% in Q2, with 2.5 million new malware...

Bitmain Files Draft Application for Listing on Hong Kong Stock Exchange

Bitmain Files Draft Application for Listing on Hong Kong Stock Exchange

    26 Sep 2018

China’s crypto mining giant Bitmain has filed a draft application for listing shares on...

Iceland’s Industry to Shift From Crypto Mining to ‘Pure Blockchain Business,’ Insiders Say

Iceland’s Industry to Shift From Crypto Mining to ‘Pure Blockchain Business,’ Insiders Say

    23 Sep 2018

Chairman of an Icelandic data center provider claims that the local crypto industry is...

Bitfury Launches New Generation of ASIC-Based Bitcoin Mining Hardware

Bitfury Launches New Generation of ASIC-Based Bitcoin Mining Hardware

    21 Sep 2018

Bitcoin tech company Bitfury has released a new generation of ASIC Bitcoin mining hardware,...

Cryptocurrency Mining Malware Detections Up Almost 500 Percent in 2018: Report

Cryptocurrency Mining Malware Detections Up Almost 500 Percent in 2018: Report

    19 Sep 2018

The tool that exploits Microsoft vulnerabilities to enable widespread crypto extortion has let malware...

Construction of Morocco’s 36 Megawatt Bitcoin Mining Farm to Start in January 2019

Construction of Morocco’s 36 Megawatt Bitcoin Mining Farm to Start in January 2019

    18 Sep 2018

A U.S. private equity firm says it will push ahead with building a Bitcoin...

Government Sites in India Among Prime Targets for Cryptojacking, Research Shows

Government Sites in India Among Prime Targets for Cryptojacking, Research Shows

    17 Sep 2018

Official government websites have become a prime target for cryptojacking in India, according to...

Bitcoin’s Energy Consumption in Summer: Rise or Fall?

Bitcoin’s Energy Consumption in Summer: Rise or Fall?

    13 Sep 2018

Bitcoin’s rising energy consumption doesn’t rise quite so fast in the summer. It’s no...

Chinese Holding Firm to Convert US Defense Department Data Center Into Crypto Mining Farm

Chinese Holding Firm to Convert US Defense Department Data Center Into Crypto Mining Farm

    11 Sep 2018

A Chinese holding company is in negotiations to convert a U.S. Defense Department data...

Major Mining Pool F2Pool Publishes List of Minimum Prices for Profitable Crypto Mining

Major Mining Pool F2Pool Publishes List of Minimum Prices for Profitable Crypto Mining

    07 Sep 2018

Co-founder of the world’s sixth largest crypto mining pool has published a list of...