Investigators shut down major darknet marketplace in Germany darkweb

German authorities announced that they took down what they believe to be the biggest illegal marketplace on the darknet on Tuesday, January 12.

DarkMarket, which is the name of the site, was home to all sorts of illegal activity and drugs, forged money, stolen or forged credit cards, anonymous SIM cards and malware were some of the wares on offer on the site. It was shut down on Monday and its suspected operator has also been taken into custody.