Popular Chrome extension is secretly mining cryptocurrency

Stan Schroeder:

BleepingComputer reports that Archive Poster, a Chrome extension that helps Tumblr users reblog and repost from other blogs, also runs Coinhive, a cryptojacking program that secretly mines the cryptocurrency Monero using your CPU

Source: here

2017-12-29T18:49:36+00:0029 Dicembre, 2017|