Date: 7 months ago   Category: Economy

The Mayningovy company NiceHash has paid to users 60% of the stolen assets


The Slovenian company NiceHash in December has suffered from the hacker attack during which the purse containing 4700 Bitcoin which cost at that time was about 59 million dollars has been cracked.

the Slovenian company NiceHash in December has suffered from the hacker attack during which the purse containing 4700 Bitcoin which cost at that time was about 59 million dollars has been cracked.

On the platform the company united buyers and sellers and also their computing capacities for a mining of different types of cryptocurrencies. Leasing a hash power, users of service could get profit at the expense of a cloudy mining.

After the incident all operations on the platform have been suspended for two weeks. On the Reddit website the company has so commented on breaking: "Our payment service provider has been compromised, and contents bitcoin purse are stolen. We try to establish exact quantity of the stolen coins".

After calculation of losses which now, because of reduction of price of bitcoin, are estimated at 32,4 million dollars the company has introduced the program of repayment to indemnify loss to injured users and since February has begun to pay 10% monthly. At the moment the company has paid already more than 60% of the means stolen during breaking.

Kong Nyord, one of users of the platform, has reported that his friend who has joined the platform before breaking has lost about 1 bitcoin, but has already received a full recovery of the losses that confirms the firmness of intentions of the company.

URL:




Today

just now

Canadians from Inkas, known including development of luxury Mercedes-Benz G 63 in a body a limousine, showed to public the new project - the special armored version new Gelik. the Car will receive t...

just now

Repeatedly judged man committed a new series of crimes, each of which ended for him unsuccessfully and caused opening of criminal cases. Now he stays in search in which all who know something of locat...

just now

The former head of Foreign Intelligence Service Victor Gvozd gave a big interview of Radio NV in which told about the best operations of the Ukrainian intelligence agents, laws of geopolitics and mili...

just now

Grib's detention in Belarus is considered "artful stealing". Poland demands from Russia of immediate release of the political prisoner Pavel Grib whom the court in Rostov-on-Don sentenced on March 2...

just now

The head coach of the national team of Ukraine Andrey Shevchenko summed up the result of a match with Portugal - First of all, would like to thank stadium, fans for this perfect atmosphere which the...

just now

In Odessa there was a large-scale fire at night - the former Intertrip base of seamen to the address Akademicheskaya Street, 30 burned. The police suspect of an arson of two homeless. Interesting coin...

just now

Match of selection of Euro-2020 Portugal - Ukraine: percent of ball handling 59 on 41. Angular 18:2. Shoots for goal - 17:6. Blows in an alignment - I who will remember it if Ukraine played with the defending champion of Europe, with the favourite of group on his field 0:0?! Portugal was not lucky. Pyatov caught spirit. Ronaldo on a habit excessi...

just now

The German citizens with dark skin color continue to be asked about the one who are they and from where constantly. And they from Germany - though in the country it is difficult to much to accept it....