Kingminer Botnet Keeps up with the Times

The e-currency boom in late 2017 sparked a new type of “gold rush”, as cyber-criminals started racing to infect home computers and data centers with crypto-miners. While digital currencies have fluctuated wildly since late 2017, cyber-criminals are still making money and investing in the development of mining malware. Such is the case with Kingminer, a […]

*** This is a Security Bloggers Network syndicated blog from Bitdefender Labs authored by Janos Gergo SZELES. Read the original post at: https://labs.bitdefender.com/2020/07/kingminer-botnet-keeps-up-with-the-times/