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Two Teenage Drug Dealers Skip Prison Term After Being Forgiven by...

Teenagers’ involvement in the darknet drug trade has become a regular occurrence these days, as reported in the media.The recent case in the U.K. is a unique one where a teenage drug dealer and his partner escaped a prison term following a pardon issued by the sister of a...

An Examination of Russian Censorship, Cyber Weapons & the Dark Web

Russian authorities have cracked down hard on their citizen’s access to free information online after its internet regulator started an attack on the encrypted messaging service Telegram.But it’s not just this one instance—Russia has previously systematically engaged in censorship of both enterprise and citizens’ free speech on the internet...

Anonymity Tools: A Guide to Whonix

Operational security is never something that should be taken lightly.We’ve all come to learn of the terrifying surveillance capabilities from federal intelligence agencies down to local law enforcement—as they ever increase their scope and bridge the gap between the two.Being anonymous when accessing and using services on the dark...

The Effect of the Planned Proposal by Sessions to Limit Opioid...

As each day passes, approximately 115 people within the United States die immediately following an overdose on opioids.Staggering statistics like this one are increasingly drawing substantial political attention.The abuse of, and inability to quit opioids—incorporating prescription painkillers, heroin and different synthetic opioids—is a dangerous national crisis that takes a...

Crypto Mining Malware Is Gaining Traction on the Dark Web

There hasn’t been anything that has generated more buzz on the internet more that cryptocurrencies over the past couple of years.Cryptocurrencies had been earlier frowned upon as a means of propagating illegal trade only.But the ease of transactions with these digital currencies has led to almost everyone appreciating their...

Business Concepts That Can Be Borrowed from Darknet Markets

Darknet markets continue to show how various concepts employed in a illegitimate manner can be used in legal applications.Ever since the events that took place in the early days of the famous Silk Road, a lot has happened in the scene, which continues to show how several darknet concepts...

Roles Played by Both White & Black Hat Hackers in Darknet-Related...

The evolution of computer technology brought abundant benefits to humanity, but it has also its shortcomings—mainly hacking.Hacking is the unauthorized manipulation of a computer system or network, thus making it divert from its intended purpose.This is done to serve either a beneficial purpose or an illegal intention.Hackers are therefore...

New Zealand’s Top Cop Investigates the Dark Web

A recent surge in the levels of dark web crime in New Zealand has the nation’s law enforcement authorities concerned.As many countries across the globe grapple with the onslaught of dark web criminal activities, New Zealand seems to be struggling significantly.You could easily agree if the recent developments over...

The Dark Web and Cryptocurrencies: A Barrier to Anti-Piracy

Software piracy has been a key issue in the tech industry.This problem dates back to the 70s and has caused dire effects on the businesses of software developers small and large alike.In this taste, these professionals suffered problems undermining their craft, hindering their control over the preservation of copyrights.The...

How the Dark Web Continues to Offer an Exclusive Hub for...

As governments are working tirelessly to make sure their citizens are kept free of drug abuse, online drug dealers are laughing on their way to the bank.The truth is unpalatable; drug use and addiction have devastating effects to individuals and the society as a whole.There isn’t even a single...

Feds Bust Massive Drug Network That Had Enough Fentanyl to Kill...

Several groups of people have been apprehended during a major drug trafficking swoop in Michigan and the opioid-riddled state of West Virginia.United States Attorney Mike Stuart, who represents the region’s southern district, made some remarks concerning the dire state of West Virginia’s drug problem.According to his comments, the state...

Top Members of International Hacking Group Arrested

It’s a Friday morning, around 6 a.m. In Northern India, in the state of Kashmir, Adil Hussain Teli and Shahid Malla are in their apartment.From inside their apartment complex, people yelling can be heard in the distance.The yelling quickly draws closer, clearer and more apparent. Some of the voices...

Analysis of How Cybercriminals Have Gained from Ransomware Attacks

With the sequence of events that have unfolded in the recent past, it is evident that ransomware is among the most common type of malware used by cybercriminals to earn financial gains by injecting malicious software into a computer or a network of computers with the sole intent of...

Steroid Supply Bought from the Dark Web Kills North Dakota Man

A Williston, North Dakota man named Norman Staley was found dead in his home late last year, and it has now been revealed that the immediate cause of death was heart failure brought about by an enlarged heart, primarily caused by the use of anabolic steroids.Three days after Stanley’s...

Anonymity Guides

Tor Guide

If you want to browse through a vast sea of unindexed internet, aka the Dark Web, you will have to use something called Tor, otherwise you won’t be able to access the Darknet inside Deep Web.So, what is Tor and why do I need it?Tor stands for The Onion...

PGP Guide

PGP (Pretty Good Privacy)PGP or Pretty Good Privacy is software developed for the purpose of providing good, fast and accessible encryption to anyone who might need it.The first version of PGP was developed by Phil Zimmermann in 1991. Since then and since its simple symmetric key algorithm, PGP has...
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Tails Guide

Intro Tails a Linux based operating system aimed to provide anonymity and security to its users. Unlike standard operating systems like Windows or Linux, it does not require to be installed on the machine; instead, it is launched from a LiveUSB stick, DVD or SD card.It also doesn’t require many...
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Tor’s New Messenger App Has Launched

Last Thursday, the Tor Project announced the release of Tor Messenger (beta version), open-source instant messenger client for those that are concerned about surveillance and privacy.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What is the Deep Web?

Deep Web is part of the Internet (World Wide Web) that cannot be found by traditional search engines.  This includes some dynamically generated web pages, pages protected by password and pages that are on encrypted networks.

What is the Dark Web?

To put simply Dark Web/Dark Net  is part of the Deep Web. Pages on the Dark Web can only be accessed via special browser (Usually Tor or I2P).  These web pages are intentionally hidden and their IPs are also masked.

What the difference between Dark Web and Deep Web?

Internet > Deep Web > Dark Web.   Deep web is a subset of the World Wide Web. Dark Web is a subset of Deep Web. All Darknet Markets are on the Dark Web.

How to Access the deep web / dark web?

Some parts of the deep web are restricted and only accessible by the people who made them.

For parts of deepweb/darkweb/darknet that can be accessed generally please see this guide.

Are there any Dark Web / Deep Web / Invisible Web Search Engines?

There are many Dark Web / Deep Web / Invisible Web Search Engines. We’ll be making a list soon. For now you can use << This can be accessed from normal browser.

Warning! Your identity will not be hidden if you access any dark net market via the above search engine.

See this guide for the proper way

Is there a Deep Web Index?

Because most pages in Deep Web have restricted access it is not easy to build comprehensive index of pages on the deep web.

We’ve not found something that can be called a deep web index.

We have one of the biggest hidden .onion Deep Web Links list on the net with full descriptions, site name, categories and site status. These links have all been tested.

Is there a resource where I can find Deep Web Links?

There is no Deep Web Links resource that is comprehensive.

We have one of the biggest Deep Web Links list on the planet with website descriptions, website name, categories and site status.  All the links in the table are tested.

Please be warned!  It’s very easy to put up fake sites on the dark net and claim them to be the real ones.   You can easily get scammed.

Is there a movie about the Deep Web?

There is a documentary about the Deep Web that came out in March, 2015. Narrated by Keanu Reeves.

Here is the Wikipedia Link


Where are the Internet's secret black markets?

These marketplaces reside on the dark web portion of the deep web.

We do have list of some here    (Market Links verified to be real)

How can I access dark web black markets ?

Here is the complete guide on access dark web black markets

Where can I find dark web stories?

We cover dark web and deep web stories. Bookmark our website

Where is the hidden wiki?

There are many “Hidden” Wikis.  All of them are on the TOR Network (Deep/Dark Web)  We cannot give a link because there are too many fakes that have phishing links to scam you.    Besides anyone can edit and put a scam link in the Wiki Software unless someone is keeping a eye.

What is 4chan?

4chan was originally an image board posting mostly about Japanese Anime. Later it expanded to other areas. E.g. politics, porn, pranks etc.

What is the link for dark web reddit page?

Reddit page for Dark Web

Deep Web page on Reddit.

Is there a Darknet market comparison table/chart?

Yes, we do have it here

It has total number of market listings, screenshots, and different attributes of the markets compared in an easy to read table.

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