Unknown attackers have managed to steal approximately $150,000 in Ethereum from a number of MyEtherWallet (MEW) users, after having successfully redirected them to a phishing site posing as MyEtherWallet.com. The redirection was seamless, and the only thing that gave some indication that the phishing site is not what it pretended to be was the warning showed to visitors saying that the TLS certificate used by the site was signed by an unknown authority (i.e., was ... The post MyEtherWallet users robbed after successful DNS hijacking attack appeared first on Help Net Security.

Why cryptojacking is so lucrative

Publication: 2018-04-25

ZDNet's Danny Palmer explains why cryptojacking has quickly become a massive threat, and where it could go next.