Staff of the departments of the Lviv railway (Ukraine) secretly engaged in mining cryptocurrencies.
According to the press center of the Department of economic and information security of JSC “Ukrzaliznytsya” in one of the rooms was set mining farm. Equipment was engaged in mining bitcoins and consumption of electricity, paid by the company.
Oleg Nazaruk, head of the Department, the company said in the room during the test were found about a thousand units of mining equipment. They were all connected to the power line “Ukrzaliznytsya”.
According to preliminary data, the damage amounted to 1 million (2.64 million rubles). The audit materials were sent to the office of national police in the Ternopil region. On this fact law enforcement authorities have opened a criminal case.
The extent of illegal mining grow not only in Ukraine but also in Russia. It was recently reported that in Krasnoyarsk in the basement of a residential home was discovered mining farm, illegally connected to the power line of the building.
Source — CoinSpot