Like a compromised sewage conduit, Coinhive’s morally questionable Monero-mining scripted architecture (as evidenced by the successful DNS attack on the organization’s site) is now poisoning the body politic with (both) the inherent evil of their product, and their apparent collective security stupidity. Witness the groups latest DNS breach explanatory blog post. Astounding… Where is Dr. Evil when we need him?
*** This is a Security Bloggers Network syndicated blog from Infosecurity.US authored by Marc Handelman. Read the original post at: https://www.helpnetsecurity.com/2017/10/25/coinhive-breached/