Steam game accused of mining cryptocurrency

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Steam game accused of mining cryptocurrency

A game published on Steam has been accused of mining cryptocurrency without user consent, Eurogamer reported.

The game is called Abstractism and presents itself as a minimalist platformer title. Reports from users that they had been scammed by the developer and that the game contained a virus resulted in critic SidAlpha investigating.
 

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Quite simple - let people choose. Make sure they're aware, but let them choose. Could be a new way of funding gaming.
 
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