Azeri Banks Corner Fake AV, Pharma Market

Banks in Azerbaijan that have courted the shadowy trade in spam-advertised pharmaceuticals now have cornered the market for processing credit card payments for fake antivirus software, new data reveals. In June, KrebsOnSecurity highlighted research from the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) showing that Azerigazbank, a financial institution in Azerbaijan, was the primary merchant bank for … Читать далее

Which Banks Are Enabling Fake AV Scams?

Fake antivirus scams and rogue Internet pharmacies relentlessly seek customers who are willing to trade their credit card numbers for a remedy. Banks and financial institutions become partners in crime when they process payments to fraudsters. Published research has shown that rogue Internet pharmacies and spam would be much less prevalent and profitable if a … Читать далее