ST18-002: Defending Against Illicit Cryptocurrency Mining Activity

Original release date: June 26, 2018 The popularity of cryptocurrency, a form of digital currency, is rising; Bitcoin, Litecoin, Monero, Ethereum, and Ripple are just a few types of the cryptocurrencies available. Though cryptocurrency is a common topic of conversation, many people lack a basic understanding of cryptocurrency and the risks associated with it. This lack of awareness is contributing to the rise of individuals and organizations falling victim to illicit cryptocurrency mining activity.What is cryptocurrency?Cryptocurrency is a digital currency...