Analysis: Why Hasn’t the Dark Web Played a Bigger Role When It Comes to...

Internet-sourced scandals involving politicians are becoming more common and complex. In this analysis, we explore whether the dark web has played a role in...

Over 600K Corporate Logins Are Available for Sale on the Dark Web

A cybersecurity company by the name RepKnight, which provides real-time data detection and dark web monitoring services worldwide, has uncovered a massive data breach...

Kraken Cryptor Ransomware Expands Its Presence on the Dark Web

In a joint investigation, cybersecurity research firms the Recorded Future and McAfee have discovered that Kraken Cryptor, a ransomware program gaining traction on the...

Should Businesses Consider Using the Dark Web as a Research Tool?

There is little doubt that the “dark web” is perceived by the mainstream masses as the dark underbelly of the internet.However, many don’t realize...

Will Whistleblowers Continue to Use the Dark Web as a Communication Channel?

There are many individuals who feel as though “anonymous” immediately deserves a negative connotation.The influential writer H.P. Lovecraft once famously said, “The oldest and...

Dark Web IRA Bomb Plotter Sentenced to 5 Years

News report of cases connecting individuals to the procurement and transfer of illegal goods from the dark web have been on the rise in...

Apple IDs Sold on the Dark Web—Here’s How You Can Protect Yourself

In the recent past, there have been numerous headlines covering the news that Apple ID credentials are being spotted on the dark web.The allure...
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Wide Range of Job Ads Available on the Dark Web

The dark web is considered to be a dynamic ecosystem, and like mainstream sectors, filled up to the neck with opportunities.By now, the offerings...

Animal Trafficking in India Thrives Through the Dark Web

Through darknet channels, wildlife trafficking in India is increasingly running under the radar of police.For any internet tier, enforcement is tough and regulation scarce.The...

Comparison Between the Chinese and Russian Dark Web Communities

Citizens of both China and Russia are finding their footing on the dark web.This is according to a new report suggesting that a good...

Darknet Monitoring Now Made Easier with New ID Agent-Autotask Integration

The dark web is a digital confluence of diverse online communities that cut across all social and technical circles.While a significant proportion of these...

US Voter Data Posted for Sale on the Dark Web

Besides the sale of drugs, weapons and other items of the like, dark web vendors are now availing a fresh market to ready buyers—the...

Inside the Rise of Counterfeit Notes on the Dark Web

The rise of counterfeit notes has been rampant over the last few years. These fake notes are traded by people who want to remain...

Terbium Labs Releases Report Analyzing the Cost of Data on the Dark Web

The cybersecurity world has been conditioned to look over the shoulder of corporate organizations across the globe.It is common knowledge that the media, cybersecurity...

Sale of Zero-Day Exploits Declining on the Dark Web

In the past, zero-day exploits were very popular across the dark web, but the same is no longer the case as experts revealed that...

New Zealand Police Say Listing of Lindauer Painting on the Dark Web Is a...

Authorities in New Zealand have now officially confirmed the inauthenticity of a stolen Gottfried Lindauer painting which was listed on the dark web in...

Op-Ed: The Dark Web as a Tool for Public Good and Free Speech

The dark web has placed a majority of internet illuminati in the crossroads—many spectators do not know whether to consider the hidden web as...

Logins from 40+ Streaming Services Available on the Dark Web

A recent report by Netherlands-based cybersecurity firm Irdeto reveals that the login credentials of multiple online streaming services can be found on the dark...

Aspiring Fraudsters Can Easily Get Hacking Tools & Guides on the Dark Web

Modern day hackers are increasingly showing the world that efforts made to secure systems and networks will at some point be in vain because...

How the Dark Web and Bitcoin Are Helping Keep ‘SamSam’ Ransomware Hidden

In the ever-changing world of cybercrime, the issue of malware has extensively been studied and researched by cybersecurity experts from all over the world.However,...

New Report Offers Insight into the Darknet Ecosystem in Asia

The dark web is a current lingering buzzword that rules the upper echelons of cybersecurity.In a general sense, the hidden web has become common...

YouTubers Are Buying Dangerous Mystery Boxes off the Dark Web

“Mystery Boxes” are being sold full of unknown items to curious individuals from a marketplace over the dark web.What is a mystery box? Well...

Op-Ed: How the Dark Web Squirms in the Underbelly of San Diego

Urban youth receive and line up package after package.Unmarked plastic bags and cardboard boxes are haphazardly piled around the damp warehouse.Luckily, merchandise has to...

Government Login Credentials Can Be Purchased on the Dark Web

According to a new report from cybersecurity firm McAfee, hackers can now purchase the login credentials of government institutions' systems at a cheap price...

Op-Ed: Venezuela Censors the World

South America has had a rough history.Venezuela, with its rich supply of natural resources, has been the center of controversy even before the Socialist...

Capital One Launches Dark Web Social Security Number Alert Service

The number of cases of personal information being put up for sale on the dark web has continued to rise.Social Security Numbers and credit...

New Zealand Investing More Infrastructure to Fight Darknet Crime

The New Zealand government has been walloped by darknet crimes generally.It has prompted an immediate response to restore order and reduce the crime rate...

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...

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...

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...

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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Op-Ed: Going Dark—Encryption and the Dark Web

The consistent use of encryption is a necessity on the dark web. In fact, Pretty Good Privacy (PGP) should be used a whole lot...

Trump Campaign Aide Sought Hillary Clinton’s Emails on the Dark Web

Immediately after the 2016 U.S. elections, rumors went rife that Donald Trump had correspondence with Russian authorities.It was further claimed that they had a...

Confirmed Report Shows Not All Darknet Buyers Have a Criminal Record

A recently published report by the Mexican Federal Police shows that not all drug buyers on the dark web have a criminal record.On the...

Essex Community to Organize Dark Web Awareness Event for Parents

In response to the recent influx of U.K. youth conducting their activities on the dark web, the town of Tendring in Essex, England has...
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Every Dark Web User Is a Risk Analyst

Everyone gains skills and learns from their environment and surroundings. The same is said of the online communities that we all take part in....
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Should You Access the Dark Web on Your Phone?

We all walk around with computers in our pockets that are faster than any of us could have imagined a short while ago.Our cell...

Analysis: The Use of Anonymous Messaging Apps on the Dark Web

The use of messaging applications to send instant messages has made communication not only convenient but also effective.And as such, more industries—depending on the...

Spanish Cyberthreat Intelligence Firm Rolls out New Darknet Search Tool

Cybercrime is one of the spine-chilling challenges enterprises are facing nowadays. We have heard now and then that a company’s emails have been hacked...
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Security Tools: A Guide to Hardware 2FA

Hardware two-factor authentication (2FA) could be a much better alternative on dark web marketplaces for creating a solid security measure without the use of...

The United States Versus the Dark Web

Even though the Tor network was originally created by the US government, it seems like activities on the dark web and the interests of...

Essay: The Dark Web—Under-Appreciated and Over-Generalized

To anyone reading this, it’s obvious that you’re probably fairly familiar with what the dark web is.The amount of people who actually use Tor...

Two Firms in Israel and Tokyo Team up to Fight Dark Web Crime

The dark web has, for a long time, provided special accommodation to the masterminds and orchestrators of some of the world’s top known crimes.This...
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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...

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

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...

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...