Two Malaysian businessmen also were arrested in Malaysia and face extradition in related charges.
The agency’s criminal investigation group is increasingly encountering anonymous and privacy-focused online payments methods.
The Criminal Investigation Command aims to tap into an existing, web-based service.
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The case demonstrates law enforcement could be up to the challenge of tackling the anonymity tool, one expert says.
One industry insider said it’s long overdue.
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Law enforcement officials seized more than $7 million and nearly 300 kilograms of drugs during the two-month operation.
The service is gathering market research on vendors capable of storing and disposing of cryptocurrencies seized during investigations.
The commission fined the celebrities for failing to disclose their social media posts were paid for.
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But lawmakers want to know how to stop cryptocurrency miners from overwhelming local utility companies.
The alleged attacker appeared to have stolen more than $40 million worth of cryptocurrency.
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