While the internet has put the world at our fingertips and changed the way we live our lives, how we communicate, learn, and conduct business, it also has a dark side where cybercriminals can take advantage of you as they are using more advanced and sophisticated methods.
Cryptojacking is a new way for criminals to make illegal money using somebody else's hardware.
With just a website that you open on your browser, you can end up maxing out your CPU to mine cryptocurrency as malware. Cryptojacking is becoming extremely common.
The problem with regulating authorities is that as of yet, there is no clear legal status of cryptocurrency.
Governments all over the world are finding it hard to regulate the operations somehow.
This is the prime reason why cryptocurrency crimes cannot be forecasted or appropriately punished.
One of the most popular cryptocurrency crimes was concerning an ICO (Initial Coin Offering) in 2017 which was...