The rise of Bitcoin (or is it the rise and fall, then rise) is driving investors looking for the next big thing in investment crazy. All ethics have been thrown out of the window. There is little miners will not do, as long as the end justifies the means. Thus the explosion of cryptojacking, which is spreading far and wide across the internet.
An individual visitor to a site might mine just a tiny bit while they are visiting a certain website, but when you add up the total number of visitors over time. The site’s visitors will have lent their CPU’s to mining quite a considerable amount of monero for the site.
The worst part about it is, more often than not, the visitors don’t have any clue their device is being used to mine moneros for the website they are …read more