Cryptocurrency is making it easier for hackers to get paid while protecting their anonymity. Malicious cryptomining is on the rise – moving more mainstream, and as a result, more profitable than ever. And the market volatility of cryptocurrency makes this emerging threat more financially lucrative than ransomware.
With a 19x increase in crypto related traffic in the last nine months, there’s never been a better time to find out if computing resources in your organization are being used without your knowledge. Read our Cisco Umbrella research highlights here – Check Your Electric Bill – Malicious Cryptomining Is Lighting up the Internet