Is crypto mining legal? You may want to look into local regulations where you live, but for now, bitcoin mining is legal in the U.S. and most other countries, but not all U.S. states allow it.
Can you mine crypto in browser? Web Browser
Our team of blockchain developers chose the Brave browser as the platform for building Minter — the first browser that allows users to mine crypto.
Is crypto mining malware illegal? In 2019, Interpol found more than 20,000 routers were affected by illegal crypto mining malware. Operation Goldfish, as it was called, took five months and involved law enforcement authorities from 10 Southeast Asian countries.
Is crypto mining illegal in the US? If owning cryptocurrency is illegal where you live, mining is most likely also illegal. There are few, if any, jurisdictions in the U.S. where possession of cryptocurrency is illegal. Plattsburgh, New York, however, is likely the only city in the U.S. to impose a ban (temporary) on cryptocurrency mining.