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ISIS Now Uses Blockchain To Spread Propaganda, Utilizes Bcm Messenger's 'Supergroups'

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International Business Times

ISIS Now Uses Blockchain To Spread Propaganda, Utilizes Bcm Messenger's 'Supergroups'

KEY POINTS

    ISIS is using a blockchain-based messaging app BCM to spread propaganda

    BCM boasts the capability of creating supergroups that could accommodate 100,000 people

    BCM also features a crypto wallet

The use of blockchain isn't limited to serving companies and organizations that benefit from the distributed digital ledger. Nefarious activities stem out of blockchain because of the technology's inherent capability to mask the identities of those behind transactions.

While terror funding and cryptocurrencies are nothing new since terror groups are increasingly turning to digital assets amid traditional channels being blockaded by sanctions, ISIS is reported to have been taking more careful measures to secure the confidentiality in spreading their propaganda.

Read more: https://www.ibtimes.com/isis-now-uses-blockchain-spread-propaganda-utilizes-bcm-messengers-supergroups-2887873