Unpicking the cyber-crime economy
Posted in: Legal & Security at 26/08/2018 21:52
Turning virtual cash into real money without being caught is a big problem for successful cyber-criminals.
They often have to get creative when "cashing out" or laundering the money they have stolen, according to a security expert.
Ziv Mador, head of security research at SpiderLabs. told the BBC that credit card thieves, for example, have limited time to profit, because at some point the victim will put a stop on their card.