Cryptocurrency Users Being Tracked By The US National Security Agency – Snowden Leaks Show

News | March 21, 2018 By:

The US National Security Agency (NSA) has managed to find ways to “track down senders and receivers” of bitcoins around the world, according to new leaked documents.

The leak comes from ex-CIA whistleblower Edward Snowden and was first published by The Intercept. The documents show that the NSA “worked urgently to target bitcoin users around the world — and wielded at least one mysterious source of information to help track down senders and receivers of bitcoins.”