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TableĀ 1 Categories used to classify the selected COVID-19 dataset. The first five categories constitute COVID-19 specific listings, while the last one, called COVID-19 mentions, includes listings mentioning one of the keywords in TableĀ 5 without selling actual COVID-19 specific listings

From: Dark Web Marketplaces and COVID-19: before the vaccine

Category Examples
PPE gloves, gowns, masks, n95
Medicines azithromycin, chloroquine, azithromycin, favipiravir, remdesivir
Guides on scamming how to illicitly get COVID-19 relief packages
Web Domains covid-testing.in, coronavintheworld.com
Medical Frauds antidotes, vaccines, allegedly curative recreational drug mixes
Tests diagnosis, test
Fake Medical Records medical record, medical certification
Ventilators medical ventilators
COVID-19 mentions computer, drugs, scam (excluding listings in the previous categories)