NiceHash, the Slovenian service of mining, announced about hacker attack. AT result from Virtual wallets were abducted 4,7 thousand bitcoins. Now it is more than $ 70 million, but the bitcoin rate is constantly growing.
NiceHash had to suspend all of its operations. Now the team is trying to restore the service and promises to reconsider the approach to security.
AT The company's statement says that incident was already reported in law enforcement agencies, in parallel NiceHash is conducting its own investigation.
Let us remind you that today the bitcoin rate has set a new record : to On the evening of December 7, the Crypto-currency overcame the mark in $ 16 thousand.
Source: The Wall Street Journal
Read in Russian: Хакеры похитили со счетов NiceHash биткоинов на $70 миллионов