Google is bringing in stricter rules for Chrome extension developers, a move should reduce the risk of crypto hacks and mining malware.
A report by a group of cybersecurity researchers found that cryptojacking instances jumped more than 400 percent in a year.
Municipal government websites in Andhra Pradesh are running cryptojacking scripts, a group of security researchers found earlier this month.
The latest cryptojacking attack affects outdated versions of a major content management system.
The UK National Cyber Security Centre highlighted the rising number of browser apps which force computers to mine cryptocurrencies in a new report.
Mozilla has released an update for its Firefox browser which includes an option to block cryptocurrency mining scripts on websites.
A new form of malware discovered by Symantec is targeting enterprises using leaked NSA tools to infect networks and mine monero.
Eight apps have been removed from Microsoft's app store after Symantec found they could illicitly mine cryptocurrency.
Hackers have mined at least 4.32 percent of the total monero in circulation, worth nearly $40 million today, according to new research.
A security bulletin released by Kaspersky Labs states that botnets are increasingly being used to distribute illicit crypto mining software.