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The Idea of Cryptocurrency Regulations May Do More Harm Than Good

Crypto Currencies have long been associated with cyber crime. The Cryptocurrency Bitcoin was the main crypto currency used by the notorious online black market Silk Road allegedly founded by Ross Ulbricht. It remains the preferred payment method for Darknet users and majority of cyber and ransomware attacks, demand that payments be made in Bitcoin. The most notorious ransomware attack, Wannacry, targeted computers running the Microsoft Windows operating system by encrypting data and demanding ransom payments in Bitcoin. There’s also a new form of powerful malware called Loapi, […]

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