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Cryptomining with the SSH protocol: what big enter...

What is this about - the tech bit Cryptomining malware is primarily thought of as targeting desktops and laptops and is used to hijack system resources to mine cryptocurrency. Researchers at Dr.Web found a malicious cryptominer called Monero that is specifically designed for Linux machines.This shell script opens a backdoor for the attacker to execute commands. It is also designed to gain root she...

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Apple hacker avoids jail in SSH tunneling attack

Bloomberg reports that the infamous teenage Apple hacker from down under has been sentenced to eight months probation. The boy was 16 at the time and is now an adult. He accessed Apple’s internal systems between 2015-2017 and copied data and authentication keys, a magistrate told a Children’s Court. He pled guilty to two charges.

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