Cryptocurrencies were mined using customers laptops using Starbucks wifi © pixabay.com
Cryptocurrencies were mined using customers laptops using Starbucks wifi
Visiting Starbucks for his daily caffeine dose, Stensul CEO Noah Dinkin realized that his laptop power was being used to mine cryptocurrencies via a hacked WiFi network. However, Starbuck's spokesperson has stated that the incident was restricted to the Buenos Aires location and has been resolved. It was further stated that the problem was with the service provider and not within the control of Starbucks.

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