Pixalate unveils the list of sites secretly mining for cryptocurrency

Pixalate unveils the list of sites secretly mining for cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrencies such spil Bitcoin, Monero, and Ethereum seem to be taking the world by storm, and their climbing values (Bitcoin is up 825% this year ) have given rise to fresh methods of “mining” for the currency.

Te late September, The Register reported that CBS’s Showtime.com, and a sibling webpagina, contained JavaScript from Coinhive, which tapped into its visitors’ CPUs to mine for cryptocurrency.