Ripple sues YouTube over cryptocurrency scams

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Ripple sues YouTube over cryptocurrency scams

Takes aim against platform for 'slow' response.

Blockchain firm Ripple sued YouTube on Tuesday, alleging the video-sharing platform failed to protect consumers from cryptocurrency "giveaway" scams that use fake social media profiles to dupe victims into sending money. The company says scammers on YouTube have been impersonating Ripple and its ...

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