Islamic State Turns to NFTs to Spread Terror Message

WASHINGTON — A simple digital card praising Islamist militants for an attack on a Taliban position in Afghanistan last month is the first known untrustworthy token created and distributed by a terrorist sympathizer, according to former senior US intelligence officials.

It’s a sign that Islamic State and other terrorist groups may be preparing to use emerging financial technology to circumvent Western efforts to root out their online fundraising and transmission, they said.

https://www.wsj.com/articles/islamic-state-turns-to-nfts-to-spread-terror-message-11662292800 Islamic State Turns to NFTs to Spread Terror Message

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