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It looks as though few people (or companies) are truly safe from cryptocurrency miners. Hackers have attempted various avenues to mine for Monero, with the latest crop of evildoers targeting Tesla's Kubernetes console, which unfortunately was not password protected. Once the Kubernetes console was compromised, the intruders were able to obtain credentials for accessing Tesla's Amazon S3 account, and the private data that was stored with the service. However, it doesn't appear that Tesla's data was the target of the hackers. Instead, they wanted to use the company's Amazon S3 resources for cryptocurrency mining. According to RedLock, which first discovered the intrusion, the hackers installed... Read more...