Monero Hacker Group ‘Outlaw’ Is Back and Targeting American Business: Report
Outlaw, a group specializing in cryptojacking machines to mine monero, has returned after a brief hiatus and is expanding its global reach, according to Trend Micro.
A number of supercomputers programmed to search for a vaccine for the coronavirus were remotely hijacked last week using stolen credentials.
Hackers have exploited a critical flaw in infrastructure management tool Salt and, in one case planted crypto mining software.
BlackBerry and Intel are hoping to halt cryptojacking attempts on Intel's commercial PCs with a new mining malware detection tool.
The US government urged countermeasures to stymie North Korea's billion-dollar cybercrime campaigns.
North Korea may be boosting its monero mining efforts to circumvent sanctions and avoid being tracked.