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Citizen Lab Investigation: Malware Used To Covertly Mine Cryptocurrency In Egypt

March 9, 2018

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Citizen Lab Investigation: Malware Used To Covertly Mine Cryptocurrency In Egypt

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A bombshell investigation by the University of Toronto’s Citizen Lab reveals startling evidence that sophisticated malware developed by a Canadian software firm was disseminated through a prominent Egyptian telecom company, infecting user devices with cryptocurrency mining scripts.