Hackers compromise AOL advertising platform to mine cryptocurrency

The IT security researchers at Trend Mirco have discovered that on March 25th, 2018, malicious hackers compromised AOL’s advertising platform and modified its script to mine Monero cryptocurrency. The researchers also found MSN’s web portal’s Japanese domain was also infected by a similar script to mine Monero coins from the computing power of site’s visitors. More: Hackers Hide Monero Cryptominer … Continue reading Hackers compromise AOL advertising platform to mine cryptocurrency