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What the Extraordinary Story of Coinhive Can Teach IT Professionals and Security Experts
A few days ago, cybersecurity expert Troy Hunt announced that he now owns Coinhive.com, the defunct cryptojacking vendor largely responsible for the crypto-funded malware surge of 2018. He conducted a thorough analysis of the domain's incoming links and discovered a deep, conspiracy-like network of infected sites and devices still running Coinhive scripts today. My coverage of the Coinhive story includes its implications on current security trends like client-side attacks and card skimming.
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