Monero and ZCash are the two most popular virtual currencies as the 'anonymity of transactions' is attractive to hackers.
The zero-day vulnerability was exploited 'for cyberespionage purposes' and targeted Russian-speaking users.
Snowden said Russia 'probably did hack the systems of Hillary Clinton's Democratic Party, but we should have proof of that.'
Security experts say that nearly 99% of the infected servers are hosted in Amazon Web Services.
Silent attacks are invisible to traditional security controls, and can spread without clicks.
Risks of insecure connections revealed by industry experts.
Players warned about the dangers of WiFi connections and social media.
Bashware makes use of Windows' in-built Linux shell to make any malware essentially undetectable to security products.
Researchers warned the current period of 'relative stabilisation' will see cybercriminals diversifying their potential victims.
The bot – dubbed 'DoNotPay' – helps victims file small claims court complaints.
'Cyber criminals may no longer be the only nefarious actors in this space,' security firm FireEye said.
The flaws could allow hackers to potentially gain root access, remotely hijack and control routers.
The European Parliament in Brussels will vote on the proposal to amend the law on 10 October.
A bug in Equifax's credit monitoring site could allow hackers to trick users into handing over more sensitive data.
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