Have you ever heard of the word “doxing”? Doxing sounds complex, but it’s actually very simple. It basically means to gather important data about a person and publish it on the public Internet.
People often get doxed for revenge, but doxing is now being used for profit. In this report, we will mainly focus on the latter one, and discuss the consequence of being doxed, how cyber-criminals make profit in doxing business and what countermeasures could be taken.