Europol shuts down the world’s largest crypto-market selling illegal drugs

A Europol-coordinated international operation has shut down DarkMarket, one of the world’s largest crypto-markets. The marketplace had nearly 500,000 users and 2,400 vendors and allowed customers to buy and sell illegal drugs, stolen credit card data and malware. Police have arrested the suspected operator.

Source: https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2021/jan/13/australian-man-arrested-in-germany-over-worlds-largest-darknet-marketplace