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Crackonosh malware abuses Windows Safe mode to mine cryptocurrency

A malware exploiting Windows Safe mode to do cryptocurrency mining has been discovered by security researchers.  Dubbed as Crackonosh by experts at Avast, the malware spreads by infecting computers when they use cracked and pirated software. Oftentimes, these come from forums, torrents, and warez websites. Many Avast users on Reddit have been reporting the sudden […]