A passport to freedom? Fake COVID-19 test results and vaccination certificates offered on Darknet and hacking forums

It seems that people are willing to go to great lengths to regain a sense of freedom in this pandemic. Researchers from Check Point have uncovered a darkweb forum filled with merchants selling fake vaccination certificates, negative COVID-19 test results, and even counterfeit vaccines. Although there are merchants selling from all over the world, Russians seem to be the biggest market; one Russian advertisement reads “Buy 2 negative tests and get the 3rd for free!” Read full article here


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