Crypto mining on the Russian government’s networks

It’s doing by hackers, not the officials and employees. Experts think the computer infrastructure of the government may be used by illegal crypto mining, cryptojacking. And not only gov’s system but research centers, healthcare institutions, or even defense contractors could be victims.

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The big networks are attractive targets for the hackers, they can generate a lot of revenue through mining. Especially because the expenses belong to the owner of the computers.