The Vulnerability Nobody Wants to Fix

In Browser Crypto Mining

That’s you, on the right.

Just don’t refrigerate your computer

Eesh
WhiteHat: 60% of Websites are Insecure

Client-side Injection Attacks

Cross-site scripting (XSS), Improper Input Handling

External Resources

Browser extensions

Chrome Extension Malware Detection

Millions of Malware Installs

Blocking the Bulk of Malicious Extensions

I hope this isn’t Illegal

Instantiating the Miner In Browser

Protect Yourself

Blacklisting and Validating Content

Monitor your CPU

Check your scratchpad

Trending

It’s Time for Less Trust and More Self-Defense.

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Fredric Moezinia

MIT CS

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