UK Police Arrest Teen for Hacking Unreleased Music to Sell for Crypto

Cointelegraph | Sep 13, 2019 at 3:38 PM
  • City of London Police have arrested a 19-year-old citizen suspected of hacking major music acts in a bid to steal unreleased songs and sell them for digital currency, Canadian daily newspaper The Vancouver Sun reported on Sept. 13.
  • Criminals have increasingly used cryptocurrencies for illicit activities.
  • Global media giant Warner Music Group will also be creating digital assets using new public blockchain backed by CryptoKitties creator.