Hackers Appear to Have Stolen Millions in Bitcoin in Website Hack

Posted by at 11:44 am on December 7, 2017

NiceHash, a huge marketplace for mining digital currencies, announced late Wednesday that it was suspending its operations for at least 24 hours because of a security breach.

The site’s payment system was compromised and the contents of its Bitcoin account have been stolen, it said.

NiceHash is a service for users to mine for other cryptocurrencies and get paid in Bitcoin. Per the firm’s Facebook page it pays out millions of dollars in bitcoin every week.

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