Forget Ransomware, Microsoft Says Cryptojacking Is Our Biggest Threat

Simon Batt reports: For a while, ransomware attacks were a hacker’s and scammer’s favorite tool for extracting money from their victims. Now, Microsoft reports that ransomware has now fallen out of favor in place of another kind of attack: cryptojacking. Why Cryptojacking Took the Number One Spot On the Microsoft Security blog, the company details how the scope of internet attacks has changed over the years. Read more on MakeUseOf.DataBreaches.netRead More