The Glupteba malware uses the Bitcoin network to send secret messages.

Glupteba, malware that is remotely controlled for its actions in crypto hijacking uses the Bitcoin network to communicate by sending secret messages. This was reported by the cybersecurity research group of SophosLabs. The Glupteba bot itself creates a fully accessible space on the contaminated device, and adds a botnet that will expand later. Analysis from SophosLabs…