Attackers use file storage platform malware to mine Bitcoin

posted about 1 month ago
File storage provider QNAP has issued an advisory to protect clients against targeted Bitcoin mining attacks.

Hardware company QNAP issued an advisory to clients last week after finding an ongoing attack on its network-attached storage devices (or NAS devices, which connect to the internet), as per a report on security outlet Bleeping Computer. The attack sees affected devices illicitly mine Bitcoin.
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