Vlog - Why is Norton adding a cryptocurrency miner to their product and should we be worried?

in cybersecurity •  4 months ago 

Norton recently announced its Anti-Virus product will have a new feature that enables mining of Ethereum cryptocurrency for their customers, if they choose to participate. Is this a nice benefit for users or a reckless move to that increases overall cyber risks? Let me know your thoughts in the comment section below.

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Not sure I want my AV to be mining. Seems like a conflict.