The U.S. FBI reminds the public to be alert to crypto fraud during the epidemic

The US FBI issued an announcement today saying that during the outbreak of the New Crown Virus, crypto fraud activities increased. Some scammers are using increasing fear and uncertainty to defraud public funds and then launder money through a complex cryptocurrency ecosystem. People of all ages (including the elderly) are becoming victims of cryptocurrency-related fraud schemes. The encryption scams listed by the FBI include extortion, "work at home" scams, "provide treatment or equipment" scams, investment scams, etc.