Threat Source newsletter for July 23, 2020

Newsletter compiled by Jon Munshaw.

Good afternoon, Talos readers.
While ransomware attacks continue to hog all the headlines, cryptocurrency miners are still running the background, sapping computing power from unsuspecting victims. We have what we believe is the first documentation of a new botnet we’re calling “Prometei” that mines for Monero. Here’s why you need to be on the lookout for this botnet and why it could be a sign of worse things to come if you’re infected.

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