Hm, rewards for intel in opposition to cyber actions endangering the US properties and financed by overseas states. It is oddly very particular. Does it imply the US authorities aren’t involved by anybody who’s not funded by a overseas state?
That stated, given the ransomwares which have focused some US firms, I can perceive the concentrating on: I assume providing crypto is a simple solution to unfold paranoia inside a bunch of probably a number of members, as a few of them would possibly really feel others might wish to discretly pocket the cash by ditching their collaborators.
I assume it is a good technique, really.