Showtime websites used visitors’ browsers to mine cryptocurrency 

It’s unclear who introduced the JavaScript into the websites – it could’ve been a hacker, it could’ve been Showtime or its parent company CBS, though the latter seems less likely.

Ah the good ol’ hacker is such an easy scapegoat. That mysterious Ninja that attacks at night and installs spurious JavaScript. The scourge of the inter-tubes. I’m guessing it was Showtime and that this is really easy to figure out from their version control system.

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