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What The Tech: Hackers Hijacking Computers To Mine Bitcoin

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WAAY 31 Tech Guy Jamey Tucker reports on how hackers are hijacking other people's computers to mine bitcoin without them catching on

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WAAY 31 Tech Guy Jamey Tucker reports on how hackers are hijacking other people's computers to mine bitcoin without them catching on
http://chic.clipsyndicate.com/video/playlist/12507/7290430?cpt=8&wpid=2637 Tue, 13 Mar 2018 16:42:07 +0000 What The Tech: Hackers Hijacking Computers To Mine Bitcoin WAAY 31 Tech Guy Jamey Tucker reports on how hackers are hijacking other people's computers to mine bitcoin without them catching on http://chic.clipsyndicate.com/video/playlist/12507/7290430?cpt=8&wpid=2637 WAAY ABC Huntsville, AL before you log onto the public wi-fi network at a restaurant or coffee shop, you should know your computer could be used by a stranger who's looking to make a lot of money. it is the latest tactic being used by cyber-criminals. they want to put your computer to work making crypto-currency. our consumer technology reporter jamey tucker tells us how it works, and how to spot if your computer is being used in a crime. you're going to think i'm making this up. someone may be using your computer to make themselves a lot of money. while you're browsing the internet, using facebook, sending an email, in the background and i think this sounds crazy, your computer may be mining for bitcoin. bitcoin's are mined using super-computers like these. it takes days or weeks and lots of




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