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The Latest Dark Web Cyber-criminal Trend: Selling Children's Personal Data

Apr 1, 2019 10:35:32 AM


Zdnet: Imagine you're a teenager, applying for credit to buy your first car or maybe a loan to go to university. You don't remember taking out a credit card when you were six years old, but the bank is adamant, and now you have a poor credit rating and in their eyes, you're persona non grata. That future suddenly isn't so bright. How could this be? Cyber criminals are hacking into sensitive networks to steal the identities of children and are selling it on in underground market places...