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Researchers Find Monero Mining Malware That Hides From Task Manager

Cybersecurity company Varonis has discovered a new cryptojacking virus, dubbed “Norman,” that aims to mine the cryptocurrency Monero (XMR) and evade detection. Varonis published a report about Norman on Aug.14. According to the report, Varonis found Norman as one of many cryptojacking viruses deployed in an attack that infected machines

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New Jersey Bill Commissions Blockchain Task Force to Study the Technology

Governor Phil Murphy of New Jersey has signed bill S2297, the Blockchain Initiative Task Force, into law this Friday. This new legislation puts New Jersey on the clear path to more blockchain adoption and innovation. The bill commissions the Blockchain Initiative Task Force to study the potential use-cases of the

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New York State Digital Currency Task Force Appoints New Members

Legislators from the New York State Assembly have appointed six members to the New York State Digital Currency Task Force.In a video announcement on July 22, Assembly member Clyde Vanel announced six appointments to the group, which is tasked with investigating and making regulatory recommendations regarding digital currencies and

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G20 passes guidelines for Financial Action Task Force on Money Laundering for cryptocurrencies

A meeting of G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors has passed a resolution to apply recently amended FATF (Financial Action Task Force on Money Laundering) guidelines to cryptocurrencies. “We reaffirm our commitment to applying the recently amended FATF standards to virtual assets and related providers for AML and CFT,” says

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