Shellbot malware evolves to spread and shut down other cryptominers44

When hackers want to make a quick buck, mining cryptocurrency seems to be the way to go.

New research out Wednesday by Boston-based security firm Threat Stack shared exclusively with TechCrunch reveals a new variant of the Shellbot malware is taking a leaf out of the other cryptocurrency mining by breaking into computers and using their resources to make money.

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https://techcrunch.com/2019/05/01/shellbot-malware-evolves/

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