Hackers Infiltrate 600K Websites Through StatCounter in Search of Bitcoin22.23

Cybercriminals have hacked one of the largest website traffic analytics platforms on the web, and with it have injected malicious code into over 600,000 websites in an attempt to gain access to Bitcoin held at cryptocurrency exchange Gate.io.

Matthieu Faou, malware researcher for the Bratislava, Slovakia-based cybersecurity firm ESET, has discovered a line of malicious code in a website traffic-tracking script provided by leading website analytics firm StatCounter, reports ZDNet.

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https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/11/07/hackers-infiltrate-600k-websites-through-statcounter-in-search-of-bitcoin/

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