UK Cyber Security Division Issues Warning on PC ‘Cryptojacking’

Cryptojacking – the act of hijacking a user’s computer to mine cryptocurrencies – is likely to “become a regular source of income for website owners,” the British government’s communications division warned Tuesday. The U.K.’s National Cyber Security Centre, the technology wing of the Government Communications Headquarters, highlighted cryptojacking as a “significant” concern in its latest “cyber threat to UK business” report.

Link: UK Cyber Security Division Issues Warning on PC ‘Cryptojacking’
via http://www.coindesk.com

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