India users’ data most common in cyber crime markets: NordVPN2 min read . Updated: 08 Dec 2022, 07:39 PM IST
- The ‘bot’ market refers to cyber crime marketplaces that update user data regularly for as long as the malware remains active on a user’s device
NEW DELHI : At least 12% of all unique user data found in cyber crime marketplaces belonged to Indians, a report by Panama-based virtual private network (VPN) service provider NordVPN said on Thursday. It further added that personally identifiable information of users — which include passwords, financial information and even cookies stored on a device — can be purchased from these so-called ‘bot’ marketplaces for less than ₹500.
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