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Blackberry Releases Crypto Mining & CryptoJacking Detection Software with Intel

Blackberry, a once-popular mobile-manufacturer, has partnered with Intel to launch “BlackBerry Optics v2.5.1100”, a crypto-mining and crypto-jacking detection software for Intel made computers. The “BlackBerry...

Cryptojacking Rumors Force Nintendo Switch Game To Be Pulled After Launch

Rumors that the Nintendo Switch game Cooking Mama: Cookstar has had running cryptojacking malware in secret have appeared over this weekend. While developers denied this...

Hackers Insert Monero (XMR) Mining Script in Late Basketball Great Kobe Bryant’s Wallpaper

A hidden cryptocurrency mining malware was found in a wallpaper of late basketball player Kobe Bryant, reported the security intelligence unit of technology giant...

Interpol and Trend Micro Join Forces To Knock Out Cryptojacking Malware By 78%

The impacted software were the routers from MikroTik with the RouterOS system. Data suggests that a total of 200,000 devices were potentially impacted. In...

Kaspersky: Lazarus Hackers To Steal Crypto Using Telegram in ‘Operation AppleJesus Sequel'

The Moscow-based cybersecurity firm Kaspersky has informed cryptocurrency users that North Korean hackers have developed new ways of delivering malware through Telegram. Kaspersky has been...

Romanian Hackers Get 20 Years in Prison For Cryptojacking 400k Computers To Mine $4M In BTC & XMR

The conspirators include Bogdan Nicolescu and Radu Miclaus from the Bayrob Group. A third conspirator will be sentenced in January 2020. Bogdan Nicolescu, the...

North Korea Hacking Group Lazarus Looks To Be Behind Latest Crypto Malware On MacOS

According to the recognized Malware Researcher Dinesh Devadoss, another crypto-related macOS trojan has been discovered. As the researcher suggested, this malware may be related to...

Stantinko Botnet Masterminds Use YouTube to Mine Cryptocurrencies Undetected

Stantinko botnet has been mining cryptocurrencies via YouTube to avoid being detected. Over 500,000 devices globally have been infected with malware. Botnet masterminds are...

Microsoft Raises Alarm As 80,000 Computers Are Attacked by Crypto-Stealing Bug, Dexphot

The Defender ATP research team from Microsoft is raising a very serious alarm. They are providing the details on a newly-discovered digital currency-stealing bug....

New Trezor Wallet Phishing Website Surfaces, tlezor.io, to Steal Users Private Keys

A new phishing website, tlezor.io has surfaced that’s imitating the Trezor brand. The website intends to steal the user’s recovery seed which would give...

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