Cryptojacking Is An Emerging Cybercrime Trend, Says Europol

Crime, News | September 20, 2018 By:

European law enforcement agency Europol has published a new report that provides insights into emerging threats in the crypto sector.

In its “Internet Organized Crime Threat Assessment 2018” (IOCTA) report, the agency warned that cybercriminals are adopting creative new techniques to target their victims at an unprecedented pace and are constantly seeking methods to avoid law enforcement detection.


Europol Arrests 11 In Bitcoin Money Laundering Case

Crime, News | April 11, 2018 By:

European law enforcement agency Europol has taken down an alleged criminal organization dedicated to money laundering from drug trafficking through the use of cryptocurrencies.

According to Europol, they had arrested 11 individuals and identified 137 suspects potentially involved in a criminal network. The criminal network operated from Spain and Colombia and is accused of laundering more than €8 million ($9.9M USD),