$14 Million Crypto Mining Trojan Hijacked Chinese Internet Cafes

$14 Million Crypto Mining Trojan Hijacked Chinese Internet Cafes

TwitterFacebookLinkedInReddit An illegal crypto mining operation involves hijacking multiple internet cafes, bribery and some 100 million yuan in crypto. | Source: ShutterstockFifteen Chinese individuals have reportedly been arrested for their involvement in an illegal cryptocurrency mining operation that hijacked the bandwidth of scores of internet cafes to mine approximately 100 million yuan (nearly $14 million)…

Cryptocurrency Startup Dfinity Raises $102 Million for ‘Internet Computer’

Cryptocurrency Startup Dfinity Raises $102 Million for ‘Internet Computer’

Advertisement Cryptocurrency startup Dfinity has raised another $102 million to fund the development of its “world computer,” bringing its total capital intake to nearly $200 million. Announced on Wednesday, the funding round was led by a16z crypto, Andreessen Horowitz’s dedicated cryptocurrency fund, and crypto hedge fund Polychain Capital. The two firms were also joint leaders…