A new issue of our bi-monthly SWITCH Security Report is available!
The topics covered in this report are:
- Attack of the digital dolphins: hacking Alexa, Siri and their friends via ultrasound
- The anti-antivirus programme: US government bans agencies from installing Kaspersky software on their computers
- A hack of ‘epic proportions’ at Equifax
- Science fiction 4.0 – how to hack a computer with a drop of saliva
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written by Antoine Neuenschwander
This code is designed to run in the background of the victim’s browser and immediately starts an endless loop of intensive computations at full pace, effectively turning the browser into a hash-crunching mule for the sake of distributed mining of cryptocoins, with profits going directly to the hacker.
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