How Dangerous Groups Abuse E-Commerce Platforms

ActiveFence examines the various tactics used by dangerous organizations to monetize their activities by selling merchandise on mainstream e-commerce platforms and marketplaces. While some instances involve creative tactics to get around automated detection, others are simply hiding in plain sight, going undetected or unmoderated on platforms.

In this report, we focus dangerous movements such as the widely banned QAnon conspiracy as well as other extremist groups and terror organizations.