Report: Encrypted mining malware attacks against consumers are drastically reduced, or closed due to Coinhive

According to the recently released "Web Crime Strategy and Technology Report for the First Quarter of 2019" by network security company Malwarebytes, the encryption and mining malware attacks against consumers have basically disappeared, which is significantly reduced compared with last quarter and last year. It was Coinhive that was closed in early March. However, the report shows that encrypted mining attacks against businesses have increased from the previous quarter, especially in the Asia Pacific region.