Your Social Security Number Costs $4 On The Dark Web, New Report Finds

Your Social Security Number Costs $4 On The Dark Web, New Report Finds

Posted March 25, 2020
Your Social Security Number Costs $4 On The Dark Web, New Report Finds

  • Social Security Numbers, despite being widely regarded as outdated and insecure, particularly in the wake of the 2018 Equifax hack, are still used as the primary means of identity verification.
  • As with Equifax, cyberattacks are often targeted at sites that will yield millions of SSNs at a time, allowing cybercriminals to steal ‘in bulk.’

    Forbes – Jesse Damiani | March 25, 2020