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Rather than dropping ransomware on victims’ machines and hoping they would pay to regain access to their files, cyber criminals were increasingly cutting out the middle man and infecting victims’ machines with software that used their spare processing power to mine for cryptocurrency. that the crooks were only able to mine a paltry $24 – which Coinhive refused to pay out anyway.