Cryptocurrency Risks to Consider: From Cryptomining to Money Laundering

In the not-so-distant past, cybercriminal use of cryptocurrency was largely limited to using Bitcoin or Monero as an anonymous means of collecting ransomware payments. Today, however, threat actors have discovered more direct ways of profiting off the yo-yoing valuation of various cryptocurrencies, which has profoundly impacted the underground economy.

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March 21, 2019