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A Massive Dark Web Child Porn Site Was Brought Down By Tracing Bitcoin

“Three hundred and thirty-seven alleged members of a massive dark web child pornography website were reminded of that fact last year when they were arrested by a global coalition of law enforcement” writes Jack Morse for mashable.com. That law enforcement is able to identify specific individuals via blockchain analysis is not a new revelation.In other words, authorities were able to trace bitcoin payments made to the site in question back to the alleged perpetrators.”The blockchain actually gives us a lot of tools to be able to identify people,” she observed.”The complaint alleges that law enforcement was able to trace payments of bitcoin to the Darknet site by following the flow of funds on the blockchain,” reads the press release.
 
Source: mashable.com



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