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US Treasury Uses Digital Currency Addresses to Designate Iran-Based Financial Facilitators of Cyber Crime
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US Treasury Uses Digital Currency Addresses to Designate Iran-Based Financial Facilitators of Cyber Crime

The US Treasury has announced its use of digital currency addresses in the designation of Iran-based financial facilitators involved in SamSam ransomware attacks. The Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) has attributed digital currency addresses to designated individuals involved in cyber crimes for the first time in the history of the organization. Ali Khorashadizadeh…