How Cryptojacking Spread to Facebook, and How To Beat It

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If you’re a regular reader, you may remember a few weeks ago when we covered what “cryptojacking” is. Cryptojacking is when someone forces a victim’s computer’s resources to mine cryptocurrency for them. While cryptojacking doesn’t aim to destroy the victim’s computer or files, the added strain of the mining can slow down the computer or cause it to crash. At the time, we noted that cryptojacking works mostly via websites or hackers taking over servers. A new development within crytojacking, however, shows that this new method of attack is not just a passing fad. How Cryptojacking Invaded Facebook This is the

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