Game Fortnite Battle Royale worth a lot of money to buy Epic Games, despite being free. Are generating these profits by selling some of the content within the game such as costumes. However, it seems that the use of it by criminals to launder their money.
This according to a new report released recently from the newspaper The Independent which says that there is purchase V-Bucks within a game Fortnite Battle Royale using credit cards stolen, and then sold this coin to other players at a low price, this in turn gives the criminals money to ” clean ” compared to whether they had used credit cards stolen this to make purchases.
Speaking to the press, stated Benjamin Preminger is an intelligence analyst senior Sixgill commented : ” The criminals spend their fraud and got the money within a Fortnite and beyond with impunity relative impunity. The this threat makes a mockery of security procedures are weak in combat games, saying that the police don’t seem interested about the fraud of the players on the system and purchase of V-Bucks…that directly affect the council’s ability to implement the threat of money laundering through the game “.
It is not clear what is the amount of profits made by these criminals, it is not clear whether the company Epic Games doing anything to curb these practices. Before concluding, We would like to point out that the newspaper The Independent did not receive any reply on this subject from the company Epic Games.