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Cryptojacking: An Emerging Cybersecurity Threat

Posted in Cryptojacking, cryptomining, cyberjacking

A new form of cyber intrusion has emerged in recent months:  cryptojacking. Unlike hacking that steals software or a user’s data, cryptojacking occurs when a computer is unknowingly hijacked to extract or  “mine” data for cryptocurrency. The rise of cryptojacking can be traced to  Monero, a digital currency introduced in 2014 as an alternative to bitcoin.   Digital currency is not… Continue Reading