Issue No. 03 - May-June (2016 vol. 14)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MSP.2016.46
Ziming Zhao , Arizona State University
Mukund Sankaran , Arizona State University
Gail-Joon Ahn , Arizona State University
Thomas J. Holt , Michigan State University
Yiming Jing , Arizona State University
Hongxin Hu , Clemson University
A six-year analysis of 12 multilingual online marketplaces focuses on underground commerce, including stolen user data, fake identities, and attacking tools and services. Migration trends, items for sale, and seller and buyer characteristics reveal commonalities among these fraudulent markets.
Computer crime, Computer hacking, IP networks, Electronic commerce, Malware, Economics
Z. Zhao, M. Sankaran, G. Ahn, T. J. Holt, Y. Jing and H. Hu, "Mules, Seals, and Attacking Tools: Analyzing 12 Online Marketplaces," in IEEE Security & Privacy, vol. 14, no. 3, pp. 32-43, 2016.