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UK hospital meltdown after ransomware worm uses NSA vuln to raid IT

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> Is it possible to blacklist bitcoin addresses or is this a "sub-address" not traceable to wherever the money is accumulating?

I'm sure the authorities will be extremely interested in any transactions that subsequently move the bitcoins onwards from that address. If whoever does so isn't behind 7 proxies, or knows what a mixing service is, they'll discover how unanonymous bitcoin is.

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