PSA: Hackers Are Using Fake Flash Updates to Hide Cryptocurrency Mining Malware

PSA: Hackers Are Using Fake Flash Updates to Hide Cryptocurrency Mining MalwareIt has been discovered that fake Adobe Flash updates are being used to surreptitiously install cryptocurrency mining malware on computers and networks, creating severe losses in time, system performance, and power consumption for affected users. Cryptojacking Breaks New Ground While fake Flash updates that push malware have traditionally been easy to spot and avoid, a
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cryptocurrency mining malwareIt has been discovered that fake Adobe Flash updates are being used to surreptitiously install cryptocurrency mining malware on computers and networks, creating severe losses in time, system performance, and power consumption for affected users. Cryptojacking Breaks New Ground While fake Flash updates that push malware have traditionally been easy to spot and avoid, a

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