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Nuclear Scientists Arrested in Russia for ‘Bitcoin Mining Plot’

Nuclear Scientists Arrested in Russia for ‘Bitcoin Mining Plot’

10.02.2018
Russian security officers have arrested several scientists working at a top-secret Russian nuclear warhead facility for allegedly mining crypto-currencies. The suspects had tried to use one of Russia’s most powerful supercomputers to mine Bitcoins, local media reports say. The Federal Nuclear Centre in Sarov, western Russia, is a restricted area..

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