John McAfee ‘Boggled’ at ‘Hubbub’ Over Admission to Paying for Hookers and Medicine Utilizing Cryptocurrency



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Cybersecurity pioneer John McAfee isn’t any stranger to controversy.

The eccentric laptop programmer has attracted quite a few headlines through the years for varied causes — most of which don’t have anything to do with antivirus software program, his first declare to fame.

Along with promising to eat his d–okay on nationwide tv if the bitcoin value fails to achieve $500,000 by 2020 (a mark he later upped to $1 million), McAfee has run for president and had his home raided by Belize’s Gang Suppression Unit.

McAfee’s time spent on the run whereas hunted for questioning in reference to a homicide can even reportedly be dramatized in a movement image starring Johnny Depp.

That’s why, when McAfee acknowledged on Twitter that he had used cryptocurrency to pay for prostitutes, he mentioned he was “boggle[d]” in any respect the “hubbub” that the admission created.

It’s not all that stunning that the submit incurred Twitter outrage, however McAfee mentioned that his followers would have been naive to imagine that he by no means used cryptocurrency to make illicit transactions.

“I met my spouse as a prostitute 5 years in the past,” he mentioned, including that he had additionally purchased unlawful medication, pornography, and “almost each different questionable services or products possible — all with crypto when potential.”

This, maybe, explains McAfee’s affinity for anonymity-centric cryptocurrency monero.

The incident is the second time that McAfee’s Twitter account has made information in current weeks. On the finish of December, his account was hacked and used to pump plenty of cryptocurrencies in a parody of his controversial “coin of the day” sequence.

Responding to the saga — which many deemed ironic contemplating his tech pedigree — McAfee categorical indignation at his critics.

“Although I’m a safety skilled, I’ve no management over Twitter’s safety. I’ve haters. I’m a goal. Individuals make faux accounts, faux screenshots, faux claims. I’m a goal for hackers who misplaced cash and blame me. Please take accountability for yourselves. Adults solely please,” he mentioned.

Featured picture from Flickr/NullSession.

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