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Buying Credit Cards on the Darknet

Tuesday, June 13th, 2017

Contributed by Mark.

Have you ever seen credit card marketplaces on deep web? Of course you have! But all of them are fake scam sites, yeah? Basically that’s right, but believe it or not, there are some legit sites too. I spent 3 months researching and got a lot interesting information that I wanted to share with you.

 

How does credit card fraud works?

There are multiple ways for getting the cards. Most known way is stealing card data with card skimmer and recording card PIN with some “spy”camera. Card vendor inserts card data trough specific programs on card chip or stripe. Less known way is to partnership with card owner and sell working card duplicate to client. Because it happened due bank security breach, bank refunds money to card owner and everybody gets profit. Yet, there are still many other ways for card fraud. Read the rest of this entry »