Category: Monero

Monero Gains 20% This Week as Satis Report Injects Bullish Sentiment

Monero value this week has surged more than 20 percent after a report published by the Satis Group predicted robust bullish forecasts for the privacy-centric cryptocurrency. The XMR/USD pair on August 30 was trading at around 97.36-fiat after strong bearish s…

Doctor Web’s August 2018 virus activity review

Dangerous websites. In August, many Internet users received emails where cybercriminals shared a password or login and password with a user. This password had been previously used during registration on one of the websites. Cybercriminals informed users that …

Is cryptojacking as lucrative as it seems?

Cryptocurrency online mining practice has become very popular. According to cyber security organization specialists, one in every 500 of the one million most visited websites according to Alexa contains cryptocurrency mining software based on the network that…

Chris Lamb: Free software activities in August 2018

Here is my monthly update covering what I have been doing in the free software world during August 2018 ( previous month ): My activities as the current Debian Project Leader are covered in my Bits from the DPL email to the debian-devel-announce mailing list.…

Rocke Miner Removal — Identify and Delete Active Infections

The Rocke Miner is a malicious threat that appears to be coming from Chinese-speaking actors. The primary distribution method seems to be infecting various GIT repositories wit the dangerous code. The active campaigns have been active since April 2018 which h…