Tag Archive: cryptojackers

A Crypto Mining Operation Unmasked

April 29, 2018 8:00 am

  Introduction With the emerging threat of miners and the rise of cryptocurrencies that have taken the world by storm lately, Check Point Research has been keeping an eye out for mining campaigns.... Click to Read More

Jenkins Miner: One of the Biggest Mining Operations Ever Discovered

February 15, 2018 11:44 am

  The Check Point research team has discovered what could potentially become one of the biggest malicious mining operations ever seen. As seen in our previous report of the RubyMiner, these types of... Click to Read More

‘RubyMiner’ Cryptominer Affects 30% of WW Networks

January 11, 2018 2:08 pm

  In the last 24 hours, 30% of networks worldwide have experienced compromise attempts by a crypto-miner targeting web servers. During that period, the lone attacker attempted to exploit 30% of all networks... Click to Read More

Morfix And Its Users Fall Victim to Crypto-Mining

December 28, 2017 4:02 am

  Check Point Researchers have recently discovered a crypto-mining script running through Morfix, the popular Hebrew to English online dictionary, without its users’ knowledge or permission. The mining was operated by a JavaScript,... Click to Read More