Sydney kids accused of global net scam

Thursday, 6 January 2005, 10:22 AM EST

Four Sydney high school students have been charged with helping run a global internet scam that robbed people of their online banking passwords and siphoned their cash into accounts in eastern Europe.

NSW Police said four students, aged 15 to 17, had been charged after they cracked the scam, operating in Sydney and based in Russia.

At The Age.

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