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Item: Acquire Harmonychain AS for commercialization of blockchain microchip mining system

Highlights<br /> o Element ASA (Element) enters into a Letter of Intent (LOI) to acquire ("the Acquisition") Harmonychain AS (Harmonychain), the developer of a disruptive and commercialization ready Scrypt microchip for blockchain mining computers<br /> o Subsidiaries of Harmonoychain has secured pre-production LOIs for over 40.000 mining units, representing potential …

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Hackers using Monero Mining malware as bait, warns Microsoft

Crypto-jacking is offering nation-state hackers a lure for their most damaging attacks, Microsoft warned in a report on Monday. The company’s intelligence team said a group called BISMUTH hit government targets in France and Vietnam with relatively large monero mining trojans this summer. Mining the cryptocurrency generated cash for the …

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Microsoft links Vietnamese hackers to cryptocurrency mining malware: The Tribune India

New Delhi, December 1st Microsoft has revealed that Vietnamese government-backed hackers are distributing cryptocurrency mining malware alongside their regular cyber-spying toolkits. The report highlights a growing trend in the cybersecurity industry where a growing number of state-backed hacker groups are also dipping their feet into regular cybercrime operations, making it …

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Microsoft links Vietnamese hackers to cryptocurrency mining malware: The Tribune India

New Delhi, December 1st Microsoft has revealed that Vietnamese government-backed hackers are distributing cryptocurrency mining malware alongside their regular cyber-spying toolkits. The report highlights a growing trend in the cybersecurity industry where a growing number of state-backed hacker groups are also dipping their feet into regular cybercrime operations, making it …

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Venezuelan Army Starts Bitcoin Mining for ‘Unlockable Income’

The Venezuelan military has inaugurated a cryptocurrency mining center with bitcoin mining equipment aimed at generating “unblockable revenue” as the country attempts to circumvent US sanctions. The cryptocurrency center has the backing of the country’s crypto regulator, Sunacrip. Venezuelan army starts cryptocurrency mining The Venezuelan Army’s cryptocurrency mining center was …

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