/Monero Cryptocurrency Miner Leverages NSA Exploit

Monero Cryptocurrency Miner Leverages NSA Exploit



In this attempt, victims’ CPU are hijacked by WannaMine and used to harvest the privacy-centric cryptocurrency Monero. Identifying an infection is equally tricky as minor symptoms simply slow down processing speeds. In more extreme cases, and if gone unchecked, whole businesses can be shut down.

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