How many websites have crypto miners?

Full Article :

BetaNews - https://betanews.com/2018/02/08/websites-crypto-miners/

With cryptocurrencies reaching super high valuations, it should not come as a surprise that some websites use their visitors’ processing power for mining. Question is, just how many do that? According to a new report from security firm 360Netlab, that’s 0.2 percent of websites. What’s interesting is that porn sites account for nearly half of them at 49 percent. Other types of websites don’t even come close. Fraud and advertising and mining (tied on third with advertising) complete the podium, with eight percent and seven percent, respectively. “In Alexa Top 300,000 sites, by checking their homepage, we found 628 websites…

Leave a Comment

%d bloggers like this: