Attackers have begun to actively use the interest of Russians to the cryptocurrency. In the first half was recorded boom of fraudulent sites that promise big earnings and winnings after payment of the “Commission,” reports Kommersant.

In particular, the scammers offer the victim to rent unused computing power of your computer for mining of cryptocurrencies in the browser.

the User promise that during this time he can earn up to 20 thousand rubles. However, to get the money, “employers” are asked to pay 400 rubles for verification.

According to the Director of Qrator Labs Artem Gavrichenkov, in a system supposedly built into the counter “earned” money, which can be output, starting from ten thousand rubles. But because in the hands of criminals are the credit cards, there is no guarantee that they will not write off money from the accounts of the user.

Experts assume that the new scheme can participate small and unpopular payment system. To avoid financial losses, Gavrichenkov recommended to check the links page on the main website in the same domain or official documents stipulating privacy policy.