US cryptocurrency expert Virgil Griffith pleads guilty to helping North Korea avoid sanctions

//US cryptocurrency expert Virgil Griffith pleads guilty to helping North Korea avoid sanctions

US cryptocurrency expert Virgil Griffith pleads guilty to helping North Korea avoid sanctions

A prominent American cryptocurrency promoter and former hacker has pleaded guilty to advising North Korea on using virtual money to avoid international controls, a New York court said on Monday.Virgil Griffith, who is based in Singapore, launched projects in 2018 to provide services to individuals in North Korea by developing and financing cryptocurrency structures, including cryptocurrency mining, according to the Southern District Court of New York.Griffith worked with others to provide…

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