Tag: Europol

Top Darknet Marketplace Dream Market to Shut Down in Late April

Every darknet market which has effectively launched in the distant or recent past will effectively shut down eventually. Whereas some of the most promising darknet markets were shut down in the past few years, things have gone rather quiet in the scene. However, it now seems Dream Market will shut down at the end of April. This appears to coincide with a recent raid by Europol, as the agency arrested …
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EU Companies Need to Prepare for More Malware and Ransomware Attacks, Europol Report Finds

No one will be surprised to find out government agencies consider cybercrime one of the top priorities these days. Europol, Europe’s leading intelligence agency, has released its new report on organized crime within the European Union. Several key threats have been identified, with cybercrime being of the utmost concern to officials right now. Cyber criminals are an integral part of organized crime, that much is certain. Europol Identifies The Top …
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5 Bank ATM Gang Members Arrested in Europe and Asia

Crime gangs have been targeting bank ATMs for quite some time, and even made quite a few successful attacks throughout the years. Five members of an international crime group have been apprehended by Europol and its partners. Three suspects have already been convicted as well, which indicates this case is backed by some solid evidence. The crime gang has a record of attacks against ATMs across Asia and Europe. One …
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Europol Takes Down A Large Amount of Online Terrorist Propaganda

The Internet is a treasure trove of information, with many different topics being actively discussed every single day. Unfortunately, this also means that there is content out there that raises a lot of questions. Terrorist propaganda, for example, is often frowned upon by governments and law enforcement agencies.  Europol has devised a new way to keep that type of content offline permanently. Europol Starts Censoring Terrorist Propaganda While it is …
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