Man-in-the-Browser Attacks Target Coinbase and Blockchain Websites

Cryptocurrency is digital, decentralized currency. In the past, cybercriminals primarily just used cryptocurrency to receive money in an anonymized manner. For example, ransomware infections (a type of attack that holds a user’s electronic files hostage until a payment is made) usually request the infected user to pay the ransom in cryptocurrency. However, recently as the market capitalization for all cryptocurrency has surpassed $600 billion, cybercriminals have leveraged this as an opportunity to repurpose existing exploitive techniques to steal cryptocurrency.

Download the detailed technical analysis of web injects and learn our analysis of MitB attack targeting of:

  • Coinbase
  • Blockchain