Security Researcher, PhD Candidate, Michigan State University
Pranshu Bajpai (M.B.A, M.S) is a security researcher working towards his PhD in Computer Science and Engineering at Michigan State University. He enjoys working in the security domain and the challenge of testing new technologies for potential weaknesses. His research interests lie in computer and network security, malware, privacy, digital forensics, and cybercrimes. In the past, he has worked as an independent penetration tester for clients to simulate digital attacks on systems and networks in order to highlight and eliminate security vulnerabilities. He has authored several papers in security magazines and journals and has served as a technical reviewer for several books within the security domain. He holds an MS in Information Security and an MBA in Marketing. Contact him at @amirootyet
Right now, your computer might be using its memory and processor power and your electricity to generate money for someone else, without you ever knowing. Its called cryptojacking, and it is an offshoot of the rising...