The Check Point Software Technologies boss describes people dropping the antibody, want the freedoms to access to places, without vaccinated.
Fake COVID-19 vaccination certificates of 29 countries, are available on Telegram. Fake vaccination certificate for India is accessible at a price of USD 75 (Rs 5,520) each.
Oded Vanunu, the chief (products vulnerability research) at Check Point Software Technologies, stated there are people not following the mandates for vaccination. These people desire to access to places without vaccinated.
These people are consulting the Dark net and Telegram. The prices for fake vaccination cards have dropped by half.
Vannu requests people to not buy fake vaccination certificates. As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic,
different state governments have mandated certain regulations to curb the spread of the virus.
Travellers must forward a negative COVID-19 test result (RT-PCR report) or a vaccination certificate while travellng. The Check Point Research (CPR) detailed movement regulation has resulted in the demand for and availability of fake test results and fake vaccine certificates.
The certificates floated on the Dark-net. CPR observes black market activity centered around Telegram. Online groups for these fake corona virus services boast followings of loads of people.
CPR has marked over 5,000 Telegram groups selling false documents. Globally, Telegram users are more than 1 billion. Telegram has the largest market in India. Telegram displayed an advertisement stating “we are here to save the world from this poisonous vaccine”.
Fraudsters accepting payments through PayPal and cryptocurrency (Bitcoin, Monero, Dogecoin, Litecoin, Ethereum, and others). In some cases, Steam, Amazon, and eBay gift cards are also accepted.
Additionally, sellers list their method of contact as Telegram, WhatsApp, email, Wickr, and Jabber.
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