Veri Sign Inc.'s iDivision found that hackers are lured by facebook and other social networking sites, stealing user information and selling in bundles. In February of this year, iDefence found a particular hacker Kirllos selling user information for 1.5 million facebook users, that's about 0.4% of facebook accounts. For $25, Kirllos sold information of 1000 users with 10 or fewer friends.

Publish date: May 5, 2010 4:37 pm| Modified date: December 18, 2013 6:16 pm

Tags: , , ,