Recently I have received many questions from journalists and colleagues about the activity in the dark web related to the
Immediately following the outbreak of the number of
I have visited some of the most prolific hacking communities and marketplaces (i.e. Dream
The availability of masks is fueled by occasional vendors who try to make money exploiting the panic of the population. I analyzed the sellers offering these products and I have that most of them have no important history to the sale on the relative marketplaces. Each seller hasn’t sold more than a few tens of products.
Another interesting aspect of my research to the prices of the products, each mask is available for sale at prices ranging from 5 to over 60 euros, and only in a few cases, the sellers are offering certified masks (FFP3 or FFP2)
I have also searched for common cleaning products, including Clorox, Lysol, and Purell, but there were no sellers offering them.
Curiously, I have found some scammers attempting to sell capsules that claim to make immune to the
I have also searched for phishing kits or phishing-as-a-services that could be used to send out
I’ll continue to monitor the offer in the dark web related to
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