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Microsoft removes eight apps from its Windows App Store that were mining cryptocurrencies

Eight Malicious Crypto-Mining Apps Removed From Microsoft’s Windows App Store Microsoft has removed eight applications from its Windows App Store that were mining Monero crypto-currency without the knowledge of users. The illicit eight crypto-jacking Windows 10 applications were discovered by the cybersecurity company, Symantec in the month of January this […]

The Pirate Bay is back at cryptocurrency mining again

The Pirate Bay is mining cryptocurrency again, But Forum Staff Aren’t Worried In September last year, the world’s most popular and most visited torrent website, The Pirate Bay (TPB) was in news not for its downtime but for embedding a cryptocurrency miner on its website to generate revenue through advertisement. […]

Russian scientists arrested for mining Bitcoin at nuclear facility

Russian Scientists Arrested For Using a Top-Secret Government Computer For Mining Bitcoin Some engineers working at a top-secret Russian nuclear research facility have been arrested by Russian security officers for allegedly using one of the country’s most powerful supercomputers to mine Bitcoin, reports BBC. The alleged attempt to mine Bitcoin […]

Tesla Model S owner hacks his vehicle to mine cryptocurrency for free

This Tesla Model S owner used his electric vehicle to mine cryptocurrency Bitcoin is one of the most discussed trends all over the world and with it recently breaching the $11,000 mark recently, it is undoubtedly the ‘king of cryptocurrency’. As a result, more and more people are looking to […]