Email Accounts from Top Universities On Sale on China’s Taobao

September 5, 2014


Individuals engaged in e-commerce activity on Chinese online shopping platform Taobao, offer for sale stolen email accounts belonging to top universities across the world.The accounts offer various benefits, which include registration to software developer programs, discounts from certain retailers as well as access to academic databases.Provider of network security solutions Palo Alto Networks found the information available for sale, after searching the listings on Taobao for edu mail…