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    Thousands of government websites crypto-jacker infected

    Sites including the UK NHS and US courts were running Coinhive's Monero miner.
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    Re: Thousands of government websites crypto-jacker infected

    Oh the irony - the Information Commission website...
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    Re: Thousands of government websites crypto-jacker infected

    Little bit misleading, take out the plugin, take out the problem - wouldn't call that an "infection", not on the gov sites anyway.

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    Re: Thousands of government websites crypto-jacker infected

    Quote Originally Posted by virtuo View Post
    Little bit misleading, take out the plugin, take out the problem - wouldn't call that an "infection", not on the gov sites anyway.
    True, and its unfortunate that it is Government websites that are affected as this plugin is designed as an assistive technology for those that need it.
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