Monero Developer Expects More Criminal Groups to Use the Crypto for Ransoms
Justin Ehrenhofer of Monero Space Workgroup told Newsweek the community is disappointed that ransomware groups increasingly demand payment in Monero but understand why they do.
Bitcoin Price Plunge: Cryptocurrency Falls Under $6,000
The price of the cryptocurrency tanked to under $6,000 in the early hours of Tuesday. What will happen next?
Google Bans All Chrome Cryptocurrency Mining Extensions
Crypto-mining extensions are being used by digital crooks to create virtual money.
White Supremacists Flock to 'Anonymous' Cryptocurrency
Monero, an "experimental" cryptocurrency, is popular with extremists and criminals who seek to operate outside of the eye of law enforcement.
Apple: Is Your Mac Secretly Mining Cryptocurrency?
Developer Qbix says the Calendar 2 application had two separate security bugs.
Hackers Hijack Millions of Smartphones to Mine Monero
Hackers are taking over the processing power of people's phones in order to mine cryptocurrency.
North Korean University Secretly Mining Cryptocurrency
Researchers say it is the latest indication that cryptocurrency is providing North Korea a "financial lifeline."
New Malware Is So Powerful It Can Melt Your Phone
Known as "Loapi," the malware can physically break your phone.
Over 500 Million PCs Are Secretly Mining Cryptocurrency
United States is the worst affected country of secret cryptocurrency mining.
Websites Hijack Computers to Mine Bitcoin
Cryptocurrency miners are exploiting the computers and smartphones of visitors to popular sites.
Hackers Use Infected Computers to Mine Cryptocurrency
Security researchers say infected machines are "mining" for a digital currency called Monero.