Ukraine Justice Department employee charged with illegal mining using work resources

According to CoinDesk, an IT staff member of the Ukrainian National Justice Agency has been accused of illegally mining cryptocurrencies at his workplace. From January to May 2018, the IT person used a database allocated to Ukrainian courts, equipment of the judicial portal and Internet bandwidth to mine cryptocurrencies. Under Ukrainian criminal law, if convicted, he faces up to 6 years in prison and is barred from working in government agencies.