Cryptojacking is on the rise

Are you surprised that five new security threats popped up every second in Q1 of 2018? According to research from McAfee, that’s the truth. What’s scary is that cryptojacking – the secret use of your computing device to mine cryptocurrency – is on the rise. In other cybersecurity news of the week, citizens are very concerned about their government’s ability to protect their local communities, and that no matter how much money and IT support a company has, security breaches are still going to happen.

You can read more about cybersecurity news from the past week at the Cyber Oregon website.

Rob Goodman

Author: Rob Goodman