No one knows for certain how much cryptocurrency is mined through cryptojacking, but there’s no question that the practice is rampant. The simple reason why cryptojacking is becoming more popular with hackers is more money for less risk. “Hackers see cryptojacking as a cheaper, more profitable alternative to ransomware,” says Alex Vaystikh, CTO and cofounder of SecBI.
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