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Analysis: The Truth Behind DNM Financial Services Scams

Editor’s Note: This analysis is presented from the insight and experience of the writer. All first-person references are intended to reflect the writer’s perspective,...

Movie Trailer Analysis: ‘Unfriended 2—Dark Web’

Editor’s Note: This is an op-ed piece. The views expressed herein are that of the writer and do not necessarily reflect an official stance...
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Over 35 Alleged Darknet Vendors Arrested in Nationwide Undercover Operation

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) has made an official announcement of what they termed as the first nationwide undercover action targeted on alleged...

Restricted Prescriptions Cause Persistent Increase in Darknet Opioid Sales

It is typical for government agencies to crack down on specific products by either banning their consumption entirely or restricting the purchases and prescriptions...

Is RepKnight the New Dark Web Police in Town?

In today’s tech realm, data breaches have become commonplace to business environments that use the internet.These breaches have been known to permeate even the...

Baltimore Feds Charge Man with Dark Web Drug Trafficking

Dark web drug trafficking cases are no longer a surprise – they are an order of the day. Law enforcement officers are always on...

UK Doctor Sentenced to 4+ Years for Buying Drugs on the Dark Web

A young doctor working at a hospital in Newcastle, England has just lost his career after being convicted of drug dealing charges.The arrest of...
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Latest News on Cryptocurrencies of the Dark Web

Editor’s Note: This post is the first installment of a new series snapshotting the intersection of cryptocurrencies and the dark web. Stay tuned for...

Kentucky Organization Holds Summer Camp to Educate Teens on Blockchain, Crypto & Dark Web

Today, it is almost impossible to surf the internet and miss a topic to do with either blockchain, cryptocurrency or the dark web.Unfortunately, many...

DarkCyber: Weekly Video Series Explores the Dark Web in Depth

Understanding the dark web has been a complex task for many people.There are a lot of cautions against visiting the dark web without knowing...

First-Ever Play About the Dark Web to Be Shown in London

London’s Trafalgar Studios will be hosting the world’s first dark web-themed play.Titled ‘Sillk Road: How to Buy Drugs Online,’ the Bitcoin-funded theatre production will...

Swiss Police Officer Under Investigation over Darknet Armory Deals

A Swiss police officer was subjected to immediate investigations after being suspected to be involved in an illegal firearms business on the dark web.The...

Rex Mundi Hacker Group Busted by Authorities in UK, France and Thailand

Europol, with the help of London Metropolitan Police, the French National Police and Royal Thai Police have arrested eight suspects believed to be part...
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Students Turning to the Dark Web for “Smart Drugs”

It's no secret that some college and university students use performance-enhancing drugs for their classes.It's actually pretty common knowledge, especially among actual students.This knowledge...

Tracing the Steps: How Stolen Data Ends up on the Dark Web

Data is the ultimate “black gold” of the digital economy.The commercial significance of personal data is undisputed, with a bustling economy that supports giant...
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Why It’s a Good Idea to Have Wikipedia in the Dark Web

Wikipedia is defined as a free online encyclopedia that provides open, collaboratively written content to its users.Even though the original idea was different, Wikipedia...
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Essay: A Brief History of Kim Dotcom, the Internet’s Architect of Revolution

It’s been a while since we’ve all heard from Kim Dotcom (originally Kim Schmitz), the self-proclaimed digital enigma who founded Megaupload.His personal website scrolls...
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Apple to Close Security Loophole Authorities Use to Hack into iPhones

Over the years, Apple has gained a reputation in the tech industry as a company that offers quality and secured smartphones among other products.In...
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British Model’s Kidnapper Sentenced to More Than 16 Years in Prison

Chloe Ayling's harrowing ordeal in Milan, Italy last year was one that was quickly followed by criticism and bashing from the media who believed...

What to Do If Dream Market Is Experiencing a DDoS

A few darknet markets, including some of the bigger ones, have recently experienced sporadic DDoS issues.According to verified sources, Dream Market is one of...

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,...

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...
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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...

Guide to Setting up a Jabber Account, Using Pidgin & Enabling Off-The-Record Conversations

Jabber is one of the most popular communication tools used by darknet users in their daily activities. Some of the markets do have the...

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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