Jeff Wilbur is the Technical Director at the Internet Society’s Online Trust Alliance Initiative. He is responsible for integrating, developing, and extending the OTA initiative within the Internet Society’s overall mission and objectives. He has over 25 years of experience in high technology, all focused on bringing new, industry-transforming communications technologies to market. He has been involved at the founding stages of Ethernet, routing, switching, VOIP, unified messaging, and email authentication and services in both startups and Fortune 500 companies. He has been an OTA member for over a decade and Chairman since 2013. In addition, he has worked with the OTA in a consulting role as a project lead, analyst, and author. Jeff has a technical and business background with a Master’s Degree in Engineering from Stanford.
Cryptojacking incidents are increasing faster than any other types of cyber incident with reports indicate that it has tripled since 2017. Why are cryptojacking rates on the rise and how do you recognize it?