Scammers used providing services for advertising on the Internet DoubleClick Google and individual web miner that connects to a private pool, said Trend Micro in a blog post. The company was advised to Google on the built-in miner, which has affected Japan, France, Taiwan, Italy and Spain.
18 January, Trend Micro experts noted the growth of traffic of the five domains, and on 24 January, tapicerowane 285% increase in the number of miners Coinhive. Traffic came from advertising DoubleClick.
In particular, the Trend Micro Protection Suite monitors the behavior, the reputation of the online services and control app, which allows to avoid dependence on hidden cryptocurrency miners, and other threats.