Over 500 Million PCs Are Secretly Mining Cryptocurrency


Over 500 million people are inadvertently mining cryptocurrencies through their computers after visiting websites that are running background mining software, researchers have discovered. Research by ad blocking firm AdGuard found 220 popular websites with an aggregated audience of half a billion people use so-called crypto-mining scripts when a user opens their main page. Visitors to the…



Over 500 Million PCs Are Secretly Mining Cryptocurrency
Over 500 Million PCs Are Secretly Mining Cryptocurrency

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