Tuesday, 14 October 2008

Cybercrime Supersite 'DarkMarket' Was FBI Sting

Source: Threat Level from Wired.com

According to documents from the German national police, an FBI agent gained an administrator position on the cybercrime marketplace website "DarkMarket.ws" in a long-running sting operation. The FBI used DarkMarket to build "intelligence briefs" on its members, complete with their internet IP addresses and details of their activities on the site.