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Receive all Bitcoinist news in Telegram! AWS cloud services’ infrastructure of two companies in order to mine Bitcoin. The security firm was somewhat surprised by the hack since the hackers didn’t target any sensitive data of either company. Upon deeper analysis, the team discovered that hackers were executing a bitcoin mining command from one of the Kubernetes containers.

The instance had effectively been turned into a parasitic bot that was performing nefarious activity over the internet. Hackers are usually known for breaching into digital enterprise infrastructure in order to steal sensitive data like social security numbers, credit card numbers, emails, passwords etc. 176 billion, more and more companies started mining cryptocurrencies. The Ethereum hash rate might not stay this high for very long, since the Ethereum development team is planning to transition the Ethereum protocol from Proof-of-Work to Proof-of-Stake, effectively disabling Ethereum mining for cryptocurrency miners. Expert and analysts expect that current Ethereum miners will point their hash power to the next profitable cryptocurrency.

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