Cyber criminals secretly cryptocurrency mining. With the method called cryptojacker, transactions were made without permission from the users.
Crypto mining is on the agenda
Nowadays, in the cryptocurrency world, some software developers can mining using their hardware without permission from users. In this method, it can be infiltrated into users’ computers with various cookies and software.
According to new information shared by ZDNet, a new European-based secret mining case has been brought up. This mining used the cryptojacker method.
Cyber criminals started this work by infiltrating Super Computer ARCHER at Edinburgh University. Subsequent attacks took place, especially in the super computers used in academia, including the UK.
In this attack, reported as crypto-jacking, computer hardware was used by people who infiltrated the computer for cryptocurrency mining. In the unjustly obtained method, cyber attackers have not been detected yet.