The recent arrest of several members of the rap group 'Pop Out Boyz' has shed light on the prevalence of credit card theft taking place over the internet. In the group's song 'For a Scammer,' the rappers boast “I’m cracking cards ’cause I’m a scammer." In response, Dr. Shiffman states, "You don’t need to be a criminal mastermind to pull this off; it’s not that hard to get the numbers."

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Members of the Brooklyn Rap group Pop Out Boyz and their associates were arrested on charges of grand larceny on April, 26th. -Alec Tabak

Members of the Brooklyn Rap group Pop Out Boyz and their associates were arrested on charges of grand larceny on April, 26th. -Alec Tabak