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9 Investigates: Thieves can steal checks from the mail and sell them on the dark web


You write a check and drop it in the mail. That should be safe, right?

“They take pictures, upload them on platforms and offer them for sale,” said David Maimon with Evidence-Based Cybersecurity Research Group.

It’s an old crime with a new twist -- thieves stealing personal checks from the mail and putting them up for sale on the dark web.


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