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A new malicious extension in Chrome for mining of cryptocurrencies

A new malicious extension in Chrome for mining of cryptocurrencies

The researchers were able to detect the malicious extensions in Chrome that can be used for covert mining of cryptocurrencies. With the recent increase in the number of traders and investors in the field of digital assets, many hackers and other cyber criminals is aimed at users of the cryptocurrency. A large part of cryptocurrency… More

Google banned browser extension for mining

Google banned browser extension for mining

Google banned all browser extension for mining the Chrome store. Google also said that in July they will begin to remove the existing browser extensions, which are used for mining. Other extensions related to the blockchain while still allowed. Previously, Google allowed Chrome extension, which were intended for mining, and explicitly informed the user about… More