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Torrent files of Spider-Man infected with crypto mining malware: Report

Torrent files of Spider-Man infected with crypto mining malware: Report

Russian torrent files of newly released Spider-Man: No Way Home are infected with a cryptocurrency mining malware, ReasonLabs has found. The miner adds exclusions to Windows Defender, creates persistence, and spawns a watchdog process to maintain its activity, it said. While the malware doesnt compromise personal information, it can lead to a significant increase in users electricity bills..

technology 2021-12-24 Inshorts