Windows Installation Files Are the Latest Crypto-Jacking Tools-9.08

It appears Windows is providing “windows” to hackers. According to The Next Web, hackers are hiding cryptocurrency malware in Windows installation files as part of a recent crypto-jacking effort.

Crypto-jacking is nothing new. It’s a topic we’ve discussed before and will likely do so again before the year is out. The process occurs when a hacker takes control of a victim’s computer without their knowledge or consent and uses their computing power to mine cryptocurrency.

Original source
https://blockonomi.com/windows-installation-cryptojacking/

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