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

Trend Micro: concerted attack aimed at hijacking Windows machines for Monero mining has increased in recent weeks

Fake MetaMask App on Google Play Store Hosted Crypto Malware

Ethereum dapp service MetaMask was targeted by crypto-stealing malware found on Google's Play Store.

Fake MetaMask Crypto Malware Pulled From Google Play After Tipoff

Crypto malware again targets MetaMask while trying to steal coins from Android users

New Instance of Monero Malware Sees Cryptojackers Target Linux Users

Hackers are set on cryptojacking for Monero as Linux users see another dedicated threat

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

Mac users face a new malware threat in the form of CookieMiner, which researchers warn can hack their exchange accounts

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

A newly published report reveals that about $1.7 billion in cryptocurrency had been obtained via illicit means in 2018

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

This week in the Hodler’s Digest, Bakkt gets its first acquisition as the government shutdown drags out the approval process, and the ETH hard fork is delayed until February

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

New report reveals a cryptojacking virus targeting Linux servers has the ability to disable cloud-based security measures to avoid detection

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

Crypto malware in Pirate Bay torrent injects ads but can also steal cryptocurrency, researcher reveals

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

Three strains of crypto mining malware have topped the latest Global Threat Index from Israeli cybersecurity firm Check Point


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