Microsoft Korea: Encryption mining attacks in South Korea are increasing

According to Cointelegraph, Microsoft Korea Branch recently said that the Korean encryption hijacking incident is increasing. In 2018, the incidence of cryptocurrency mining attacks in Korea was 0.05%, but it was still 58% lower than the world average. Microsoft found that the frequency of encryption hijackings is related to market volatility, and the rise in the encryption market is often accompanied by an increase in hijackings.