29 Jul '15, 4pm

How Bitcoin Can Influence Foreign Policy

Bitcoin could be used by governments to incentivize and finance cyber attacks. A defense policy expert at the Council on Foreign Relations suggests that the U.S. should make anonymous bitcoin payments to "hacktivists" so that they train their attention on enemy groups. On first blush, it sounds like a half-baked idea: trying to herd and guide a loose coterie of hackers towards a foreign policy goal. But the thought experiment deserves points for creativity. Implementing such an idea would require a non-profit organization, funded partly by the U.S., which makes bitcoin payments to hackers who wreak havoc on social media accounts and technology platforms that belong to the enemy.

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