• cryptocurrency enforcement framework
    Cryptocurrencies,  Regulation,  United States

    DoJ launches law enforcement guide to crypto

    The Department of Justice’s extensive report, ‘Cryptocurrency: An Enforcement Framework,’ singles out many of the challenges cryptocurrencies bring to law enforcement

    U.S. Attorney General William Barr today released an 83-page report detailing the threats and challenges cryptocurrencies pose to law enforcement, and in some ways, it’s a doozy.

  • Altcoin hack North Korea
    Alt coins,  Regulation

    DoJ seizes gaming, real estate tokens from $250M North Korean hack

    Along with bitcoin and ether, the U.S. Department of Justice found PlayGame and IHT Real Estate Protocol tokens among a cache seized from the pariah regime’s cyberwarfare thieves

    The $272,000 seized was not a very large part of the amount seized, but it shows that the militarized hackers working for the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea are not too choosey about what they will pillage. The case involves hacks on at least 10 exchanges.