Bitcoin-linked heist: thieves stolen 600 powerful computers in Iceland


By Pierluigi Paganini

Thieves steal 600 powerful computers in a huge heist in Iceland with the intent to use them for mining Bitcoin.

Cyber criminal organization continue to show a great interest in cryptocurrencies, the number of crimes against cryptocurrency industry is on the rise.

News of the day is that crooks have stolen 600 powerful computers from data centers in Iceland to use in Bitcoin mining. At the time, the computers, that are worth almost $2 million, have not yet been found.

“Some 600 computers used to “mine” bitcoin and other virtual currencies have been stolen from data centers in Iceland in what police say is …read more

Via:: Security Affiars