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Cybercrime Sentenced

In the United Kingdom on Monday three men were prosecuted for having a organized phishing gang. The men ran up to forty fake bank websites designed to harvest credentials of online banking customers. They stole over 958 million dollars from bank accounts and the same amount in credit card fraud, stated the Metropolitan Police. The Police found bank documents in 2010 and discovered that they had 900 banks and 10,000 credit cards numbers. The men lured their victims on their websites by spam that asked to confirm their bank account information. Online users beware of such websites. For further information please click here.