Dark web fraud guides reveal potential threats to orgs 

An in-depth look at content from more than 1,000 fraud guides available for sale on the dark web revealed that the majority of these guides are useless. Still, as many as 20 percent have the potential to cause financial harm to individuals and organizations by instructing readers how to exploit legitimate policies and processes or use malicious code against an organization’s systems.“We wanted to get in front of these fraud guides to offer security teams a method of exploring sources of threats before they manifest,” said Emily Wilson, Director of Analysis at Terbium Labs.Guides for sale on major dark web markets primarily fall into the following categories: drugs, fraud, hacking, security & anonymity, social engineering, and other.

Source: Dark web fraud guides reveal potential threats to orgs – Help Net Security

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