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Monero and Zcash Conferences Showcase Their Differences (And Links)

| Leigh Cuen

The future of privacy coins relies on technologists getting the governance setup right. Here are both sides of the zcash debate.

At-Home Crypto Miner Coinmine Now Pays Out Bitcoin

| John Biggs

The one-tap miner now supports ethereum, zcash, grin, and monero alongside BTC.

New Monero Botnet Looks Like Last Year’s Outlaw Attack

| Daniel Kuhn

A rogue botnet uses a brute force attack and Secure Shell (SSH) exploit to give the attackers remote access to victim’s systems in order to mine…

Inside Monero’s ‘Last Ditch Effort’ to Block Crypto Mining ASICs

| Christine Kim

The Monero community is making one last attempt to block specialized mining hardware devices from the network.

Desktop Crypto Mining App HoneyMiner Comes to MacOS

| John Biggs

HoneyMiner, the desktop-based crypto miner, now works on MacOS.

New Crypto-Mining Malware Targeting Asian Firms With NSA Tools

| Yogita Khatri

A new form of malware discovered by Symantec is targeting enterprises using leaked NSA tools to infect networks and mine monero.

Privacy Crypto Monero Celebrates Its 5th Birthday

| Christine Kim

The privacy coin Monero celebrated yesterday five years of existence.

8 Illicit Crypto-Mining Windows Apps Removed From Microsoft Store

| Daniel Palmer

Eight apps have been removed from Microsoft's app store after Symantec found they could illicitly mine cryptocurrency.

New Malware Targets Apple Mac Computers to Steal and Mine Cryptos

| Yogita Khatri

A recently discovered form of malware steals browser cookies and other information on Apple Mac computers to steal cryptocurrencies.

This Malware Has a Worrying Trick to Mine Monero on Cloud Servers

| Yogita Khatri

In an apparent first, a relatively new form of malware uninstalls security programs to avoid detection and mine crypto on cloud servers.