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Your Hacked Facebook Account Goes for $75 on the Dark Web

June 18, 2020

A new report from Privacy Affairs says that cybercriminals on the Dark Web will pay on average $1,000 for a full range of stolen documents and account details that enable them to conduct sure-fire identity theft. Your hacked Facebook account alone goes for $75.

Researchers went on a data-gathering mission into the dark web to scan marketplaces, forums, and websites and create an index of the average prices for a range of specific products. According to the authors, they were only interested in products and services relating to personal data, counterfeit documents, and social media.

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