In a recent report, it has been discovered that malicious miners are using imitations of Adobe Flash Updates in order to cryptojack computers.
While cryptojacking is a newer trend in cybercrime, Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs) have struggled to adequately identify and prepare for threats facing their businesses.
Monero has once again made news owing to cryptojacking, with an attack which has seen hundreds of thousands of MikroTik routers affected.
In recent years, hackers have ‘cryptojacked’ computers around the world to maliciously mine Monero. Jan Vermeulen explores how this process works and the technologies which enable it.