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Effective cybersecurity can help in accelerating business transformation
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Effective cybersecurity can help in accelerating business transformation

Staying agile while adding resources into cybersecurity developments will ensure that your business is equipped to adjust to the risk scenario

Firefox 69 blocks third-party tracking cookies, cryptomining by default for everyone
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Firefox 69 blocks third-party tracking cookies, cryptomining by default for everyone

Firefox 69 is available for Windows and macOS from its official website. Android version is rolling out slowly on Google Play.

Cryptomining malware grows by an alarming 86 percent in Q2 2018 reveals McAfee
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Cryptomining malware grows by an alarming 86 percent in Q2 2018 reveals McAfee

Although less common than ransomware, cryptomining malware has quickly emerged as a major threat.

Over 180 million threats on Windows device detected in Q2 2018 alone: Report
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Over 180 million threats on Windows device detected in Q2 2018 alone: Report

More than two million malware, 16,000 ransomware, and more were detected on a daily basis on Windows.

Cryptojacking becomes the preferred alternative to ransomware attacks: Report
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Cryptojacking becomes the preferred alternative to ransomware attacks: Report

The number of mobile cryptojacking malware variants has grown from eight in 2017 to 25 by May 2018.

What is 'cryptojacking' and why you need to worry about it
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What is 'cryptojacking' and why you need to worry about it

After the three methods of obtaining cryptocurrency, there is unofficially now a fourth way to do it and it's called 'cryptojacking'.

Official website of Union minister found to be mining Monero cryptocurrency with Coinhive
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Official website of Union minister found to be mining Monero cryptocurrency with Coinhive

What was troubling was that according to the tweet, the cryptocurrency mining was going on without the permission of the users who were visiting the website.