Security experts have uncovered an incident that involved the Watchbog cryptomining botnet. Attackers exploited CVE-2018-1000861 to establish a foothold on the victim's network and install Watchbog malware on unpatched systems.
A joint effort between security firm Avast and a French cybercrime unit C3N has taken down a malicious worm dubbed Retadup that has affected thousands of machines.
Hackers have infected nearly 152,000 hosts with a Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) botnet targeting Electrum developers and their servers.
Attackers behind BabyShark malware and cyber campaigns is now targeting the cryptocurrency industry.
Security researchers from Anomali Labs have discovered a new malware dubbed "Linux Rabbit" that has targeted Linux servers and Internet-of-Things (IoT) devices in Russia, South Korea, the UK, and the US.
Researchers at Trend Micro have recently spotted malicious activity abusing systems running misconfigured Docker containers.
Security researchers recently spotted a surge in CoinHive infected MikroTik network devices in Brazil.
A new version of Rakhni Trojan has added a cryptocurrency mining capability to its feature-set. A new cyber campaign discovered by Kaspersky researchers uses a downloader to either install a cryptor or miner on victim computers.
Cisco's Talos security team spotted new version and malicious activity of Smoke Loader, a malicious app used to load other malware.
Hundreds of websites running outdated Drupal content management system have been targeted by a malicious cryptomining campaign. The new cyber attacks exploit recently revealed vulnerabilities on the Drupal platform (now patched for over a month).