Researchers at Malwarebytes have revealed that millions of Android devices were hacked that used phone processors to mine cryptocurrency. Hackers have been reportedly secretly mining Monero coins from smartphones.
Millions Of Android Devices Hijacked To Mine Cryptocurrency
As the cryptocurrency market is rapidly growing, various malicious programs are making rounds, illegally exploiting devices for mining purposes. A new mining campaign is now targeting mobile users and it reportedly exploited millions of Android devices already. According to Malwarebytes, this campaign redirects smartphones to websites that use their processing powers to mine the Monero