Rina Pays the Bills
While Ajay makes breakfast, Rina uses her tablet to pay bills through her online banking account and review cryptocurrency stock prices. There are a variety of ways Rina must protect her privacy and security while viewing these accounts.
Cryptojacking is becoming a widespread problem in the industry; it's where malware gets implanted on a device with the sole purpose of mining cryptocurrency for the hacker. Criminals have discovered that it can be easier to host cryptojacking malware on machines to mine cryptocurrency instead of attempting to execute traditional ransomware extortion attacks.
IEEE Senior member and professor of cybersecurity at Ulster University