Bitcoin’s Murky Trail Across Dark Web Gets Some Light

Bitcoin’s Trail Across Dark Web Gets Some Light | PYMNTS.com

Proponents of cryptos tout anonymity, the fact that digital coin transactions are hard to trace, and that blockchain allows for transactions to occur pretty much instantaneously between parties. Thus, for criminals, at times bitcoin and other cryptos are a conduit to money laundering, ransomware and, at times, just trying to hide in plain sight.