Malicious miners turn a coin

Illegal cryptocurrency miners pocket $100m to date

23 May 2018

As cryptocurrencies continue to rise in popularity, we can expect to see an increase in malicious coin miners driven by the prospect of financial gains and increased anonymity.

This is according to Helge Husemann, product manager for Malwarebytes in EMEA, speaking at ITWeb Security Summit 2018 this week.

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