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In Response to Bitcoin Network Delays, Silk Road 3.1 Adds Support...

News from Silk Road 3.1 indicates that the market is considering the adoption of alternative currencies as payment options. The altcoins currently on the table include Litecoin, Ethereum and Monero.The message below is displayed on the login page of Silk Road 3.1 when a user logs in to the...

Tor Unveils All-Improved Stable 7.5 Series & First Alpha Edition of...

Tor has grown to become the staple of most internet-savvy people. For individuals that have never gotten a taste of the Tor experience, it is highly likely that they have not wandered away from the comfort of using the public web for social media and email services.Interestingly, a category...

Bitcoin Laundering Research Study

For many Bitcoin non-believers, one of the most prominent anti-Bitcoin arguments is that it’s a currency used by criminals.Such reasoning has been debunked by the Bitcoin community several times, but it would be interesting to see what the actual data stays.The Foundation for Defense of Democracies’ Center on Sanctions...

Police Arrest Alleged Admin of One of the Largest Data Repositories...

The Royal Canadian Mounted Police have arrested an Ontario man who is accused of running a database which was selling usernames and passwords belonging to over 1.5 billion people.The suspect, Jordan Evan Bloom from Thornhill, has been selling the information secretly for quite some time.The 27-year-old man is now...

Reddit User HugBunter Checks Security of Darknet Markets

As is generally known, the darknet is a hidden network that can be accessed through specific configurations, software and authorization.The darknet does include a variety of hidden services which can be accessed with certain search engines and software such as the Tor Browser.Darknet markets are one of many communities...

Tor Indexing Tool

A new open-source web crawler has recently been unveiled to serve the Tor community. The crawler, called Fresh Onions, is designed for indexing hidden services on the Tor network.Unlike other Tor indexing tools, this crawler is accurate and extremely easy to set up. Not only does it share relevant...

University Lecturer and Ph.D Student Engage Darknet Users in AMA Session

A senior criminology lecturer at Macquarie University, along with a Ph.D student at Université de Montréal, engaged Reddit users in an AMA session with the main topic focusing on darknet markets.The university lecturer, Dr. James Martin, and the Ph.D student, Rasmus Munksgaard, are members of a team of researchers...

Australian Federal Police Seize a Staggering 30kg Supply of Cocaine

The Australian Federal Police (AFP) has achieved yet another milestone in the war on drugs. Four men have been hit with drug smuggling charges for attempting to smuggle a whopping 30kg of cocaine into Brisbane.The suspects were arrested while trying to import the high-value loot that attracts a street...

Best Anonymous Messaging Apps

With hacking attempts and NSA surveillance news hogging the internet, it’s not surprising to see the average user feel paranoid about their privacy. After all, everything you do is instantly recorded on the internet, providing customized ads based on your last visited page.Messaging is a much more personal activity...

Japanese Cryptocurrency Exchange Hacked

Hackers appear to have a fancy for cryptocurrency, and what better place to steal it from than a cryptocurrency exchange? Recently, this is what happened to Coincheck, a Japanese cryptocurrency exchange.The value of digital currencies siphoned off in the hack is reported to be $530 million.The exchange has since...

Odyssey Market Hacked

There is one thing you have to be aware of when you decide to participate in the darknet—it is not uncommon to get hacked, revealed or exposed.This is why we support the best-practice of “Safety First.” Even if you do everything possible in your power to protect yourself and...

DoJ Launches Taskforce to Combat Drug Dealings on Dark Web

The United States Department of Justice has recently launched yet another high-profile attempt for busting the drug-dealers who have currently kept their tracks hidden on the dark web.The new J-CODE team (Joint Criminal Opioid Darknet Enforcement) is backed by U.S.Attorney General Jeff Sessions and will particularly focus on the...

Tochka Market Announced Vendor Verification

Tochka, one of the most popular dark web markets, has earned a strong number of customers and sellers in a short span of time.Originally established back in 2015, the darknet market has quickly won the trust of people who carry out anonymous transactions using the dark web.Compared to many...

Facebook is Banning Cryptocurrency Advertising

With any kind of revolutionary idea, there will always be two sides of the adoption coin. One side will be evangelical on how such an invention will change the world.On the other hand, there are people believing that it’s just hype, and some will even go to the extent...

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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