Preaching blockchain in North Korea gets an American in trouble at home

Preaching blockchain in North Korea gets an American in trouble at home – CyberScoop

An American man has been arrested for allegedly trying to help the North Korean government evade U.S. economic sanctions by using blockchain technology. Virgil Griffith, 36, is accused of traveling to North Korea against the advice of U.S. officials to deliver a presentation on blockchain and cryptocurrency at the DPRK Cryptocurrency Conference in April.