Three-quarters of ransomware payments flowing to Russia

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Nearly half of all cryptocurrency sent to Moscow between 2019 and 2021 could have been the proceeds of crime
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Nearly half of all cryptocurrency sent to Moscow between 2019 and 2021 could have been the proceeds of crime

And up to 10 per cent of all ransomware payments globally are going to Russia-based Evil Corp

Cybercriminals linked to Russia accounted for 74 per cent of cryptocurency payments generated through ransomware attacks last year, according to analysis by crypto analytics firm Chainalysis. Us...

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