CRYPTO INSIDER: Bitcoin might have led Mueller to Russian hackers

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The 12 Russian hackers indicted Friday by the special counsel Robert Mueller utilized bitcoin to facilitate their scheme, according to the indictment.

The indictment suggests those bitcoin transactions contributed to the hackers getting caught.

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