Crypto miner

Crypto Miners Latest Exploits

Crypto miners have been present in the threat landscape for some years, since an attacker identified the opportunity of leveraging victim’s CPUs to mine cryptocurrencies for them. Despite the current rough patch in the world of cryptocurrencies, these miners are still present and will be in the foreseeable future. Attackers have been sending malicious attachments, […]

Check Point picks up Cypto Miner disguised as Google Translate

At the end of July 2022, Check Point Research (CPR) detected a previously undisclosed cryptomining campaign, called Nitrokod, which potentially infected thousands of machines worldwide. At the campaign’s core there are several useful utilities. Created by a Turkish speaking entity, the campaign dropped malware from free software available on popular websites such as Softpedia and uptodown. The software […]

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