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Is this a bitcoin mining virus?

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User Info: Ep1taph303

Ep1taph303
3 years ago#1
Came into pc room and noticed gpu fan was higher than usual, after moving the mouse it went back to idle. This really sounds like a mining virus, what do you guys think?

User Info: DetectivPenguin

DetectivPenguin
3 years ago#2
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User Info: Ep1taph303

Ep1taph303
3 years ago#3
DetectivPenguin posted...
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I'll take that as a yes then!

User Info: Lootman

Lootman
3 years ago#4
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User Info: Blobs_

Blobs_
3 years ago#5
maybe your antivirus scans your computer when you're idle.

maybe those scans like to play metro last light as well.
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User Info: Ep1taph303

Ep1taph303
3 years ago#6
Blobs_ posted...
maybe your antivirus scans your computer when you're idle.

maybe those scans like to play metro last light as well.


Probably, it could be Skynet.

Joking aside I believe it's a mining virus

User Info: MaxCHEATER64

MaxCHEATER64
3 years ago#7
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User Info: HydroCannabinol

HydroCannabinol
3 years ago#8
People don't mine bitcoins with GPUs, so no, its not.
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User Info: arleas

arleas
3 years ago#9
From: DetectivPenguin | #002
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User Info: Kainstryder

Kainstryder
3 years ago#10
Watch out when your talking about bitcoin mining here, people like you are the reasons why AMD radeon gpus are so damn inflated and they are hated
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