Starbucks’ Wi-Fi Found Using People’s Laptops to Mine Monero

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Earlier this year CCN reported on The Pirate Bay’s efforts to use visitor CPU to mine Monero in order to monetize its traffic and replace the ads on its pages. The torrent index website used Coinhive, a JavaScript code that allows website admins to mine the anonymity-centric cryptocurrency with visitor’s CPUs. Ever since The Pirate […]

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