Cryptomining runs rampant in higher education: Is it students?

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March 30, 2018
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The higher education sector exhibited a startling increase in potentially damaging cryptocurrency mining behaviors, according to Vectra. Considered opportunistic, mining surged with the rising price of cryptocurrencies like bitcoin, Monero and Ethereum. Of all the cryptocurrency mining detections, 85% occurred in higher education.

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