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This technology was compromised in some way – either by hackers or rogue insiders altering Browsealoud's source code – to silently inject Coinhive's Monero miner into every webpage offering Browsealoud.
For several hours today, anyone who visited a site that embedded Browsealoud inadvertently ran this hidden mining code on their computer, generating money for the miscreants behind the caper. Crypto-Mining Hack Hijacks Thousands of Government Sites [theregister.co.uk]
joined:June 2, 2003
This does not work if you do web mail. For web mail you need to break into their email account, then suck in their contacts list.