Tag: raspberry pi

Hackers Obtain NASA Mission Data With a Raspberry Pi

Hackers around the world are always trying a new and creative approach to get the desired result. In a lot of cases, the hack job itself requires a sophisticated approach. One group of culprits successfully stole 500MB of NASA’s mission data by using a Raspberry Pi. A very interesting, albeit somewhat disturbing development which warrants some clarification. The Raspberry Pi NASA Hack To put everything in its proper perspective first …
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Enthusiasts Build a Cryptocurrency Node Cluster with Raspberry Pis

One of the more interesting aspects of the cryptocurrency industry is that all coins require a network of nodes to keep the ecosystem healthy. Running a node can be done in many ways. One team has deployed a bunch of Raspberry Pis to create a cryptocurrency node cluster. Node Clusters in the Cryptocurrency World Although it is not exactly groundbreaking to use a Raspberry Pi to set up a cryptocurrency node, this particular project …
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New Cryptocurrency Mining Malware Targets Raspberry Pi Devices

Cryptocurrency mining malware has come a very long way over the past few years. Whereas Bitcoin used to be the center of attention in the beginning, this type of mining malware has expanded to include Dogecoin, Monero, Ethereum, and ZCash as well. However, the latest iteration of mining malware uses Raspberry Pi devices to mine coins. Not the most efficient approach, but it is still an interesting development. Raspberry Pi …
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AI and Machine Learning Tools are Coming to the Raspberry Pi

The Raspberry Pi has proven to be quite a nifty credit card-sized computer alternative. Most people use their Pi as a home theater device or to run their own IoT services. Google, on the other hand, has big plans for the Raspberry Pi, as they will bring artificial intelligence and machine learning tools to the platform soon. An excellent development that will give schools and makers direct access to the …
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