//Chrome Extension 'Archive Poster' Is Being Used to Mine Cryptocurrency

Chrome Extension 'Archive Poster' Is Being Used to Mine Cryptocurrency



Have you heard of “crypto-jacking”? You should — it’s become quite common in the last few months. The idea of using someone else’s computer’s resources to mine digital coins without their permission has grown alongside crypto asset prices, and a popular Chrome extension is the latest culprit.

Source: Chrome Extension ‘Archive Poster’ Is Being Used to Mine Cryptocurrency