Cryptocurrency miners using hacked cloud accounts, Google warns

‘Threat horizon’ report by tech firm’s cybersecurity action team details hacking threats to cloud serviceCyberhackers are using compromised cloud accounts to mine cryptocurrency, Google has warned.Details of the mining hack are contained in a report by Google’s cybersecurity action team, which spots hacking threats against its cloud service – a remote storage system where Google stores customers’ data and files off-site – and gives advice on how to tackle them. Continue reading...