The study analysed 20 databases on the dark web offering a total of 4,478,908 sets of stolen card details for sale. Photo: Shutterstock Images
The study analysed 20 databases on the dark web offering a total of 4,478,908 sets of stolen card details for sale. Photo: Shutterstock Images

400,000 sets of stolen payment card details from Hong Kong offered for sale on dark web, cybersecurity study finds

  • Hong Kong has third highest number of stolen credit, debit card details up for sale among the 140 jurisdictions analysed by a cybersecurity firm
  • City’s status as a ‘densely populated key financial centre’ makes it a popular target for payment card criminals

Topic |   Cybersecurity
The study analysed 20 databases on the dark web offering a total of 4,478,908 sets of stolen card details for sale. Photo: Shutterstock Images
The study analysed 20 databases on the dark web offering a total of 4,478,908 sets of stolen card details for sale. Photo: Shutterstock Images
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