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Submission + - Federal officials take down 132 websites in 'Cyber Monday' crackdown (thehill.com)

concealment writes: "U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement and European officials seized 132 websites on Monday for allegedly selling counterfeit merchandise in a coordinated crackdown timed to coincide with the holiday shopping season.

It is the third straight year that the government has seized websites on "Cyber Monday" — the marketing term for the Monday after Thanksgiving, when many online retailers offer steep discounts and promotions."

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Federal officials take down 132 websites in 'Cyber Monday' crackdown

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