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Microsoft warns consumers about LemonDuck malware threat affecting Windows devices

Users should be wary of any email that has misspelled words and curious-looking subject lines

Microsoft sent out an important heads-up to its customers on Friday to warn about malware that’s targeting Windows-based computer systems. This specific threat comes from LemonDuck, a crypto-mining malware that reportedly begins with a single infection and then spreads quickly across a computer network. If left unchecked, it can turn every resource from USB devices to emails into cryptocurrency mining slaves. 

Unfortunately, LemonDuck’s threat doesn’t stop with just Wind...

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