Tag: Ubuntu

Potentially Malicious Bytecoin Miner Removed from the Ubuntu Snap Store

Malicious cryptocurrency mining tools can be found on any operating system these days. Although mobile devices and Windows are the primary targets in this regard, it seems Ubuntu users aren’t safe either. The Ubuntu Snap Store contained a cryptocurrency miner disguised as 2048buntu. Ubuntu Cryptocurrency Miner is a Problem While most people would assume cryptocurrency miners wouldn’t target Linux users all that often, the reality is seemingly a bit different. …
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QNAP and Canonical Optimize Ubuntu For IoT Purposes

The Internet Of Things movement has attracted a lot of attention in recent years. Not just enthusiasts, but also major firms in the technology sector are working on developing new IoT initiatives. A Partnership between QNAP and Canonical will help optimize Ubuntu on NAS systems for Internet of Things applications. Optimizing Ubuntu For IoT Purposes Similarly to what Microsoft has done with Windows 10, QNAP and Canonical want to optimize …
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