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Submission + - Leaked FBI Report Details How Best to Get Away With Bitcoin Crime (gizmodo.com)

TheGift73 writes: "This week, an internal FBI report was leaked, detailing the Bureau's concern about the virtual currency Bitcoin and its potential to be exploited by criminals for money laundering and other scams.

"Bitcoin is unique because it is the only decentralized, P2P network-based virtual currency. The way itcreates, operates, and distributes bitcoins makes it distinctively susceptible to illicit moneytransfers, and manipulation through the use of malware and botnets.""

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Leaked FBI Report Details How Best to Get Away With Bitcoin Crime

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