Global threat report: three most common malware variants detected in April were crypto miners Global threat report: three most common malware variants detected in April were crypto miners Mooncatchermeme XMR

A global threat report has concluded that the three most common malware variants detected in April were crypto miners, according to a news release on May 14. Check Point Research said Cryptoloot, malware that uses the victim’s computing power to mine for crypto without their knowledge, was last month’s biggest threat. XMRig, open-source software which is used for mining monero (XMR), was ...