Stealthy Linux Malware Shikitega Deploying Monero Cryptominer
The stealthy malware leverages security flaws to gain privilege escalation and establish persistence.
September 8, 2022
Teen “Hackers” on Discord Selling Malware for Quick Cash
Cybersecurity researchers urge parents to keep track of their children’s online activities. Avast security researchers have discovered a server on…
July 4, 2022
New Sysrv-k Botnet Infecting Windows and Linux Systems with Cryptominer
Microsoft has discovered a new Sysrv botnet variant deploying cryptocurrency miners on Windows and Linux systems. The Microsoft…
May 17, 2022
HolesWarm crypto malware hits unpatched Linux, Windows servers
Researchers are calling the HolesWarm the "king of vulnerability exploitation" as the malware has already exploited 20 known Linux and Windows vulnerabilities in just a month.
August 20, 2021
New malware in pirated games disables Windows Updates, Defender
Dubbed Crackonosh by researchers; the malware uses the victim's computer resources to mine cryptocurrencies for its developers.
June 26, 2021
Unpatched MS Exchange servers hit by cryptojacking malware
Threat actors are looking for vulnerable, unpatched Microsoft Exchange servers and installing cryptocurrency mining malware on them.
April 15, 2021
VictoryGate cryptominer infected 35,000 devices via USB drives
VictoryGate is the name of a malware botnet that remained undocumented until recently while being active since May 2019.
April 25, 2020
Hackers using pirated software to spread new cryptomining Mac malware
If you download pirated content from torrent platforms, you can be a victim of this Mac malware. There…
June 22, 2019
The Pirate Bay’s preferred cryptominer Coinhive shutting down next week
March 2, 2019
ZombieBoy cryptomining malware exploits CVEs to evade detection
ZombieBoy malware makes $1,000 Monero on a monthly basis. An independent security expert James Quinn has discovered a new…
August 3, 2018