By Mikael Thalen
Facebook login credentials are being sold on the dark web for less than $4.00, a new report says.
An investigation by financial website Money Guru states that Facebook usernames and passwords are available for as little as $3.90 on several prominent dark net markets.
“Your data, which can include everything from banking details to social media logins, is worth less than you might think to hackers and scammers,” the company said.
Alongside Facebook data, login information for some of the web’s most popular social media sites is also widely available.
Reddit credentials sold on average for $2.09 while those for Instagram sold for around $6.30.
Login data for other services including Hotmail, Gmail, Netflix and Uber are also listed.
Money Guru estimated that one could “purchase the majority of someone’s online life,” assuming their data has been compromised, for around $970.
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