Michele Korver, who joined the U.S. Department of Justice as its first “Digital Currency Counsel” in late 2017, will consult with FinCEN Acting Director Michael Mosier on cryptocurrency’s role in financial crime.
The hire offers another sign that FinCEN is re-upping its crypto focus.
“Ms. Korver will advance FinCEN’s leadership role in the digital currency space by working across internal and external partners toward strategic and innovative solutions to prevent and mitigate illicit financial practices and exploitation,” FinCEN said in a press statement.
Apple decided to close the IOS back door used by Pegasus and others and helped to spy on journalists, social activists and to kill Jamal khashoggi
Reports indicate that Apple has patched the backdoor in its iPhone software with the latest iteration of iOS 14.