German police arrested managers Bitcoin mining botnet




The German police on Monday in conjunction with an anti-terror unit arrested two men suspected of running a botnet that Bitcoins were gemined. In China, people are arrested for fraud with Bitcoins.

Bitcoin The two men were 700,000 Bitcoins to have captured, along with a third suspect, who was not arrested, so writes Heise. That they were guilty of computer fraud. The suspects used according to police existing malware to infect computers. The two men have been arrested by the German Federal Police, with the help of the anti-terrorist unit GSG 9. The Bitcoins in question were taken by the police to complete, by making. Them over to a Bitcoin wallet Police

In addition, in China, according to Xinhua three people arrested for Bitcoin fraud. They would have a Bitcoin exchange named GBL have managed. In October GBL suddenly closed its doors, where the arrested Chinese went there with the money of their clients off. With sharply rising bitcoin exchange rate also, the interest of attackers in the crypto-currency increasing.


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