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The FSB stopped the mining of crypto-currency at the airport "Vnukovo"

On the night of December 15, FSB officers conducted a search at the Vnukovo airport after a voltage spike, fixed by the company's management. As reported by Telegram-channel Mash, law enforcement officers found a mining farm in the airport building, which caused a power outage.

According to preliminary information, a crypto-currency farm, located in the air traffic control center, was assembled by the airport's system administrator. He was detained on the spot.

"A man was preparing to become a millionaire crypto currency, after which, perhaps, to leave his homeland directly from the workplace, " the newspaper notes.

Currently, law enforcement agencies are deciding whether to open criminal proceedings against the detainee on suspicion of unlawful use of electricity. The operatives seized the computer equipment of the air traffic control center and the personal sysadmin's laptop.

Earlier ForkLog reported that earlier the service of cybersecurity of the company "Transneft" revealed several employees engaged in the mining of crypto currency on the service equipment.