Monero Mining Malware Hits Apple Macs


A new Mac-based cryptojacking attack was reported this past week on Apple’s forums, forcing users to unwittingly run software that mines privacy coin monero. According to a Malwarebytes Labs blog post, the software was discovered when a user noticed that a process called “mshelper” consumed suspiciously-large amounts of CPU time. The user said that mshelper

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Posted by Lester Coleman on May 25, 2018 @ https://www.ccn.com/monero-mining-malware-hits-apple-macs/

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