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Zero Day: ‘How One Amazon Kindle Scam Made Millions of Dollars’

Fascinating exposé by Zack Whittaker, reporting for Zero Day: Moore was just one of hundreds of pseudonyms employed in a sophisticated “catfishing” scheme run by Valeriy Shershnyov, whose Vancouver-based business hoodwinked Amazon customers into buying low-quality ebooks, which were boosted on the online marketplace by an unscrupulous system of bots, scripts, and virtual servers.
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