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In-Browser Mining: Creating crypto with your browser

In-Browser Mining: Creating crypto with your browser

There seems to be a new (malicious) trend for mining different cryptocurrencies. It is commonly called “In-Browser Mining” and works pretty easy using Javascript libraries like e.g. coinhive.com (website doesn’t run in-browser mining directly!) does. Coinhive is mining a cryptocurrency called Monero. But this is by far the most good-natured example because the site asks you …

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