YouTube review reveals hackers selling stolen credit card details

A review of content on Google’s YouTube service turned up dozens of videos selling stolen credit card data, according to an Internet-safety research group trying to shed more light on an $18 billion illicit industry.

17th June, 2014
The Digital Citizens Alliance, accused YouTube of failing to block the videos while profiting from legitimate advertisements that run next to them.

A review of content on Google’s YouTube service turned up dozens of videos selling stolen credit card data, according to an Internet-safety research group trying to shed more light on an $18 billion illicit industry.

The group, called the Digital Citizens Alliance, accused YouTube of failing to block the videos while profiting from legitimate advertisements that run next to them. Doing a search for how to get valid 2014 credit card numbers yielded almost...

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