Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Tuesday June 26, 2012

24 Nabbed in US-led Cybercrime Finance Sting

How stupid would you feel if you got busted by the FBI this way? What kind of criminal mastermind falls for a trap like this? eek!

At least 24 people were arrested in the United States and abroad in a US-led sting operation targeting cyber criminals buying and selling stolen credit card information, officials said Tuesday. "Operation Card Shop" targeted "sophisticated, highly organized cyber criminals involved in buying and selling stolen identities, exploited credit cards, counterfeit documents, and sophisticated hacking tools," FBI's assistant New York director-in-charge Janice Fedarcyk said.