Monero-Mining Malware Targeting thousands of Android devices!

in #bitcoin3 years ago

360Netlab reporting a new Android-based crypto mining malware that is infecting Android devices to mine crypto, such as Monero!

The ADB.Miner worm scans can affect any kind of Android devices. It mines Monero and sends all mined coins to a single wallet.

Since 2/5, approximately 7,000 Android devices have been effected. The worm is spreading fast and doubling every 12 hours. It's using port 5555.



cough cough iPhone...

I gave you a $1+ upvote only because I feel sorry for you that you own an iPhone. I hope it's enough for you to go buy a hammer and do the right thing!


I think it ended up being androids that got infected with the mining malware .

never knew how bad it was

Thank you for the information.
a very useful post.

greeting succes from me :


You didn't even up vote mine and you want me to upvote your post?!


You're lucky I don't flag you for this.