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FridayAug 02, 2019 10:54 am

Money Laundering: Bitcoin vs USD

Data from Chainalysis and the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime revealed that traditional fiat money is used 800 times more than bitcoin to launder money on the darknet. Moreover, these results don’t take into account estimates of money laundering through conventional markets. The Senate committee states that cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin have been exploited to support billions of dollars of illicit activity like cyber crime, tax evasion, extortion, ransomware, drugs, and human trafficking. Many players in the past have attempted to use cryptocurrencies to fund their malignant behavior which is a national security issue. However, Europol’s report, “Why…

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ThursdayAug 01, 2019 11:56 am

From Silk Road to the End of the Road

On July 18, 2019, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York and a Special Agent-in-Charge from Homeland Security Investigations announced the arrest of Hugh Haney with money laundering from the proceeds of narcotics trafficking on the “Dark Web”. The Dark Web is often referred to as the “Silk Road” for black market goods, a historical reference to the network of trade routes from the Han Dynasty (206 BC – 220 AD) used by merchants who wanted to circumvent restrictions and regulations. Today, the Silk Road has gone digital for the sale of illicit goods and services…

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