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Us Expands Control Security Measures In Cryptocurrency Sphere

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Although the US is one of the most progressive countries globally and the most powerful economy in the world the use of cryptocurrencies seems to lack governmental control The recent report of the Attorney General 39 s Cyber Digital Task Force shows that the country is aware of all the sphere 39 s related processes Moreover the United States is ready to join the international processes concerning virtual assets controlling and security providing The US is one of the primary locations for using cryptocurrencies all over the world The National Treasure accepted Bitcoin as the decentralized virtual money that can be exchanged in 2013 while the Commodity Futures Trading Commission CFTC adopted Bitcoin as a commodity two year later The country also forces the businesses that are working in the US and using cryptoassets to register in the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network FinCEN accept Anti Money Laundering AML programs and fix transactions and suspicious activity reports However all those measures seem to be insufficient nowadays as blockchain technologies are finding new applications while new cryptocurrencies regularly appear The October report of the Attorney General 39 s Sujit Rahman sheds light on the country 39 s awareness and further steps in the regarded direction Thus the representative of the Cyber Digital Task Force highlighted the danger that virtual currencies are bringing in the current times International terrorism and cyber attacks are often linked to cryptoassets as part of the confidential financial transactions that cannot be detected due to the blockchain technology appliance As the state 39 s experts understand all the possible suspicious transactions 39 preconditions the country is ready to unite their forces with the rest of the world to block illegal activity Why is this Cryptocurrency Enforcement Framework important As there were about 1500 suspicious transactions 39 reports monthly in 2018 and this number is growing the US decided to declare their intentions in the official document This enforcement framework also brings clarity to the public and shows that the US has to deal with new technologies It also confirms the need for international cooperation Since most developed countries forced businesses to implement AML directives interstate collaboration can facilitate the process of defining and blocking violators Among the primary cryptocurrency instances for collaborative work will be Bitcoin SV which opened suspicious transactions 39 for governmental checks The next step can be changing Ethereum transactions 39 rules to make this cryptoasset also a transparent one Read more Is Ethereum really better than Bitcoin Read more Blockchain stocks as the investing option how does it work

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