The Bank of Russia received an anonymous threat to mine the building of the regulator in Moscow. “RIA News” citing sources, he writes that the message of an unknown attacker mentioned the proposal of the Central Bank to ban the mining of cryptocurrencies in the Russian Federation.
An inspection is underway, all personnel have been evacuated.
The press service of the Bank of Russia reportedCryplogger that the information about the mining turned out to be false, the employees are returning to the building. The regulator did not disclose other details.
Recall that on January 20, the Central Bank of the Russian Federation issued a report in which it proposed to ban the issue, circulation and exchange of cryptocurrencies, as well as their production in Russia.