Sodinokibi Ransomware to stop taking Bitcoin to hide money trail



The Sodinokibi Ransomware has started to accept the Monero cryptocurrency to make it harder for law enforcement to track ransom payments and plans to stop allowing bitcoin payments in the future.

In a 2019 webinar titled “The functionality of privacy coins”, Europol stated that the use of both Tor and Monero made it impossible to trace the funds or the actors who received them.

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