The Curious Cases of the ‘Alphabay Kingpin’ and Hansa Takedowns

This week we reported on the takedown of the two largest darknet markets on the deep web — Alphabay, and Hansa. Now reports further reveal how global law enforcement seized the alleged Alphabay administrator, Alexandre Cazes, as well as the internal investigation of the Hansa marketplace which collected data on more than 50,000 cryptocurrency transactions.

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Bitcoin Cryptocurrency Alternatives – Ethereum, Litecoin, Dash, Ripple and Monero

Cryptocurrency may be classified as the most innovative trend in the modern day finance-world. It’s basically the creation of digital assets that can act as a medium of exchange. The cryptocurrencies source codes are made available in common ledgers, but the core protocol is encrypted, to secure the transactions. Bitcoin is obviously the most popular