Josie Pruett

US Government Crackdown on Financial Crimes: Transparency, the New Normal.

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As the laws currently stand in the United States, anonymous companies can be erected easily. In most cases, these are legitimate businesses. In others, the anonymous aspect of creating companies in the U.S. has worked against the interests of America. These companies aren’t active and productive companies. They are a part of money laundering, a way to shuttle money from foreign entities through the United States. These companies are called shell companies, and the United States is one of the …

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Twitter Was Hacked; What Does This Mean?

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“One of the worst cybersecurity disasters” in history occurred on the social media platform, Twitter, on July 15th, 2020. Twitter, of course, is a ‘microblogging’ site that is the service of choice for many people due to its freedom and personal connection with short word posts. However, Twitter fell victim to a cyberattack that promoted a cryptocurrency scam under Bitcoin. The hackers utilized Twitter’s internal systems to hack multiple Twitter accounts belonging to some of the largest names in the …

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