New Service Allows Fraudsters to Instantly Generate Scans of Fake Documents
Utility bills, passports, IDs and credit cards can be randomly generated
Fake passports, ID cards, credit cards and even utility bills can be highly useful for cybercriminals. Experts have uncovered a new service on the Russian underground market that allows anyone to generate a fake scanned copy of any of these things.According to Dancho Danchev, who discovered the new service, it takes only around 40 seconds to generate a fake scanned copy of a passport, ID, credit card, or utility bill.
The service’s owners claim to have a database of over 200 photos for passports and IDs, and a large quantity of identity data that’s randomly used to create the scans of fake documents.
The cybercriminals accept payments via Bitcoin, Paymer, WebMoney and PerfectMoney.
Take a look at the gallery below to see what the randomly generated passports, utility bills, credit cards and IDs look like.