RAND Expert to Testify on the Dark Web and the Illicit Use of Stolen Data
Lillian Ablon, information scientist at the RAND Corporation and a professor at the Pardee RAND Graduate School, will testify before the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Terrorism and Illicit Finance addressing the role of cybercrime in a hearing on “After the Breach: the Monetization and Illicit Use of Stolen Data.”
Ablon will discuss:
- The economics of cybercrime
- The role of "Dark Web" marketplaces
- The role of cryptocurrencies to facilitate the monetization of stolen data
- How cyber criminals employ ill-gotten gains in legitimate financial systems.
2 p.m., ET, Thursday, March 15, 2018
Room 2128, Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, D.C.
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