Cryptojacking Attack Targets Make-A-Wish Foundation Website

Hackers have been stealing CPU-cycles from visitors to the Make-A-Wish Foundation’s international website in order to mine for Monero cryptocurrency. Researchers said they found the CoinIMP mining script embedded in the non-profit’s website, and that it was taking advantage of the Drupalgeddon 2 vulnerability.

Trustwave researchers discovered the cryptominer on the Make-A-Wish International’s website and said it had been active since May. Make-A-Wish International is the global arm of the US-based Make-A-Wish Foundation.

Read more about the cryptojacking attack on Threatpost.