SBU arrested a mining farm at the South Ukrainian nuclear power plant

The security service of Ukraine found a mining farm in the building of the central control room of the South Ukrainian nuclear power plant and arrested the persons in charge. Guards from the National Guard could be involved in the extraction.

When During a search on July 10 in the administrative premises of the nuclear power plant, the SBU officers seized 14 video cards, 3 system units, 2 hard disks, two switches, 6 power supplies and other equipment with components used for mining.

On the same day, during a search of the premises used by the military unit of the National Guard, 16 more video cards, 7 hard drives, 2 SSDs, a router and a system unit were found.

SBU arrested a mining farm at the South Ukrainian nuclear power plant

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text: Ivan Malichenko, photo: shipovnik

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