…so next time you see unexplained cpu spikes when browsing the web, now you know
TIL websites can embed a JS coin miner and not tell you about it.
@d_K using nonused resources, on non knowing users
It is strongly recommended to use openJDK/JRE from ArchLinux Wiki…
But afaik piratebay is illegal in most countries
Also, I just checked if I am good. If you use UBlock Origin on your browser,
coin-hive.comis already part of UBlock Filters. So, you are good and the script will be blocked.
UBlock Logger from a search results page on PirateBay:
Just make sure you have the UBlock Filter enabled:
Thanks for the info guys!
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