The Cryptocurrency mining virus is spreading through Facebook messenger and once a user has clicked the received Malware packed into zip archive allow attackers to get ingress into users Facebook messenger’s profile install self-start procedure and start Chrome with malicious extension and even it can further attack the user’s entire friend list through messenger.
Facebook book messenger user may receive such a video files that can pack with the zip file sent through the anonymous person. So, don’t dare to make a click on it!
The new cryptocurrency mining virus Bot is growing via a Facebook social messaging app and hits the target computer machines users in order to get the advantage of the new wave in cryptocurrency prices, The Researchers from security firm known as Trend Micro stated that to alarm the users.
Furthermore, Dubbed Digmine, the Monero-cryptocurrency malware bot appears as aggregate deductible video file similar as video_xxxx.zip, but actually, it contains automatic start script.
However, a single click on the malware fan put a user at stake and it can infect the victim’s computer device and further its components and associated configuration files penetrate through remotely command and control system (C&C) server.
Moreover, Digimine aims to install a cryptocurrency miner such as miner.exe –a changed version of an open source Monero miner known as XMRig –that secretly mines the Monero cryptocurrency at the back channel for the scammers and hackers through CPU of the target computer device.