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As ransomware makes headlines, crypto analytics firms are making bank

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  • Recent high-profile attacks have drawn widespread public attention to ransomware and made it a hot-button political issue.
  • The moment has led governments to step up their defenses — and has been especially lucrative for firms developing tools to trace crypto ransoms.
High-profile ransomware attacks in the U.S. have pushed the problem into the political mainstream — to the benefit of crypto analytics firms.

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