If your computer has become very hot or hanging, then there is a risk that someone secretly earns you at this moment. Yandex has found a way to deal with this Photo: Alexandra Kharlamova / BFM.ru “Yandex” has found a way to protect against unauthorized mining, this problem will be solved by the same-named browser. Attackers around the world use computers and even smartphones of unsuspecting users to mine or mine the crypto currency. From this process, a computer or a smartphone starts to “brake” a lot. At the beginning of this year, a similar mechanism was introduced by Opera. How to protect your computer from crypto-drivers? You can not even guess what the computer does while its owner searches for items in the online store or looks at a pirated copy of the new movie. It turns out that he can even secretly steal from the owner in favor of intruders. The site may have a special code, which is activated when you visit. And not only the computer, but also the smartphone can participate in this process. What does the user risk? Ilya Obukhin employee of the department for work with private clients Group-IB About two and a half thousand online stores are infected with a hidden miner, they extract Monero crypto currency on users’ computers, says Ilya Yashin, the founder of the project and the general director of World WI-FI: Ilya Yashin the founder of the project and the general director of World WI-FI Recently, due to the increasing popularity of crypto-currency, “secret mining” is encountered more often. In this regard, experts recommend paying attention to the fact that if your computer is overheated or slowed down during work, there is a risk that someone at that moment secretly earns you.