A bitcoin token sits on a cryptocurrency ‘mining rig’. Hackers targeted government websites in the latest crypto-jacking attack. Photo: Bloomberg

Hackers target Australia, UK government websites with crypto-jacking malware

The process forces a user’s computer to mine cryptocurrency, which in this case was the coin Monero

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A bitcoin token sits on a cryptocurrency ‘mining rig’. Hackers targeted government websites in the latest crypto-jacking attack. Photo: Bloomberg
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