A major bitcoin theft from a cryptocurrency-mining service called NiceHash has prompted it to shut down for at least 24 hours.

The hack was disclosed on NiceHash’s Facebook page.

“We are working to verify the precise number of [bitcoin] taken,” NiceHash said.

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December 7, 2017 at 06:33AM