The average payout for ransomware attacks rose dramatically in the first quarter of 2019 – largely due to one variant called Ryuk.
Online payments giant PayPal has been awarded a patent for a technique that could detect a type of crypto malware and mitigate its effects.
Ethereum dapp service MetaMask was targeted by crypto-stealing malware found on Google's Play Store.
Hackers have mined at least 4.32 percent of the total monero in circulation, worth nearly $40 million today, according to new research.
A legitimate-looking cryptocurrency price tracker app may also be monitoring users' keystrokes, according to Malwarebytes.
A supposed cheat for the massively popular video game Fortnite turns out to be malware designed to steal bitcoin wallet login details.
Hackers reportedly reaped more than $2 million in different cryptocurrencies after spreading malware across computers in China.
A group of hackers have allegedly colluded with computer maintenance firms in China to place malware on internet cafe computers to mine cryptos.
A monero cryptominer based on XMRig is hijacking Macs, causing high CPU and fan usage.
FacexWorm, a malicious Chrome extension, has been recast to target cryptocurrency exchanges.