Cryptocurrency criminals have in an estimated $4.3 billion USD in 2019, reported by CipherTrace.

CipherTrace, a cryptosecurity company located in Silicon Valley, has released its Q2 2019 Cryptocurrency Anti-Money Laundering (AML) Report, which is actually detailed report about major cryptocurrency thefts, scams, and fraud around the globe. The firm’s Q1 report estimated that cybercriminals illicitly obtained even more than $1.2 billion USD in cryptocurrency within first a few months of the year alone. To get the severity of these estimate context, last year’s total figure for crypto theft was $1.1 billion USD.