Germany in the DeepWeb: Fake SQL Injection and OPSEC Failures

Germany in the DeepWeb: Fake SQL Injection and OPSEC Failures

German authorities, after the “Munich massacre,” doubled their efforts to investigate criminal activity on the darkweb. One of their targets was the forum “Germany in the DeepWeb.” Prosecutors in the case against the suspected forum adminstrator have detailed some of the unique tactics used during the investigation into the forum.

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Flugsvamp 2.0 Admin Busted in Sweden

Flugsvamp 2.0 Admin Busted in Sweden

According to the National Unit Against International and Organized Crime, the administrator of the Swedish darkweb market “Flugsvamp 2.0” has been arrested for several drug trafficking offenses. Little information, other than what one news outlet published, has been made available at this point.

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Elysium Owner Caught After Leaking IP Address

Elysium Owner Caught After Leaking IP Address

While investigating darkweb crime in 2017, investigators with the German Federal Criminal Police Office discovered a darknet child abuse forum called “Elysium.” Georg Ungefuk, the Attorney General in Frankfurt, led an investigation into the forum that eventually shuttered it and brought its owners into custody.

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