Bitcoin was named project of the U.S. intelligence

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Bitcoin was created by American special services in order to Fund its own operations around the world, said the co-founder of «Kaspersky Lab» and the President of the group of companies InfoWatch Natalya Kaspersky.

«The bitcoin project of us intelligence, which was created for rapid funding of exploration activities of US, UK and Canada to different countries of the world,» argued in a presentation prepared for lectures the Kasperskaya at the opening of the training centre at ITMO University in St. Petersburg, according to Sputnik International.

According to the Kaspersky, bitcoin is a «dollar 2.0», and its Creator, known under the pseudonym Satoshi Nakamoto is actually a group of American developers of cryptosystems.

The presentation also mentioned that smartphones are devices that are able to spy on the owner, says Sputnik.

Bitcoin is the most valuable cryptocurrency in the world, its first launch occurred on 3 January 2009. In December 2017 bitcoin peaked, rising to 20 thousand dollars apiece, but then fell by almost half. Now it is trading close to $ 11 thousand dollars.