Kaspersky gives a close look to the Russian underground — Medium
According to Kaspersky Lab, bad actors in the Russian underground have stolen more than $790 Million over 3 years, from 2012 to 2015.
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Hacking is a business, well organized and incorporated. Kaspersky has written an interesting report on how Russians do it. And you should expect the situation to be similar in many regions of the world.