Category: Ransomware

US State Department offers up to $10 million in crypto rewards to white hat hackers

US State Department offers up to $10 million in crypto rewards to white hat hackers

The United States is offering crypto assets to incentivize white-hat hackers to uncover state-sponsored actors and potential terrorists on the dark web. 2823 Total views 12 Total shares The United States government is offering rewards in cryptocurrency for information relating to the operations of enemy state-backed hackers or suspected terrorists. The U.S. State Department’s new […]

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Driving ‘purists beserk’: Co-chair of blockchain caucus wants to ‘reverse’ crypto transactions

Driving ‘purists beserk’: Co-chair of blockchain caucus wants to ‘reverse’ crypto transactions

Democratic Representative Bill Foster has called for legal power to identify wallet holders and reverse crypto transactions in instances of criminal behavior such as ransomware attacks. 3745 Total views 7 Total shares Bill Foster, Democratic Representative and co-chair of the Congressional blockchain caucus, has called for a regulatory framework that would enable third parties to […]

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