It is clear that the threat posed by government surveillance is on the agenda even for the creators of the world’s most popular online...
Jaff ransomware, the latest in malware offerings from the murky depths of the dark web, has been linked to a Russian dark web marketplace...
The dark web was made for selling illegal goods on the internet. But just because it was made for illegal purposes does not mean that...
Two men from Georgia have recently been indicted for allegedly smuggling illegal firearms through the dark web to a number of countries around the world.
A 22-year-old man from London has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for attempting to purchase a fragmentation grenade through the dark web.
The administrator of an infamous dark web hacking forumwho operated under the pseudonym Ping was allegedly a 15-year-old boy from Canada.
Earlier, top Austrian officials accused the Netherlands of failing to revamp efforts to shut down the narcotic labs where drugs such as crystal methamphetamine...
Zomato, a popular online restaurant and food-ordering app, fell victim to a data breach where 17 million user accounts were being sold on the dark web.
Another longstanding dark web drug hub, the Outlaw Marketplace, goes under. By now, that really shouldn’t come as much of a surprise given the slough of shutdowns that have taken place over the last few years, starting with the iconic Silk Road seizure.
A data breach at Larson Studios is one in a series of exploits by TheDarkOverlord, a hacker/hacking group that’s sharpening its target on Hollywood studios.
The creator and admin of Playpen, a child pornography site on the dark web, is sentenced to 30 years in prison after the FBI arrested him two years ago.
The owner of a smoke shop in Cape Girardeau, Missouri has been arrested by DEA agents for producing and selling various drugs via the dark web.
It’s not often that you hear success stories of dark web criminals. But this a case of a 19-year-old in New Zealand becoming rich on the Dark Web.
A new hacking device is being sold on the dark web that allows anyone to unlock and steal parked cars.
A ransomware going by the name of “Wannacry” or “Wcry” has affected various institutions in several countries, thus causing some activities in the affected places to come to a halt.
The largest cyber attack in recent history was carried out in May, involving the WannaCry ransomware. Total impact counts thousands of parties in 150 countries.
More than 77 million stolen Edmodo accounts have been listed for sale on the dark web for just over $1,000.
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has obtained the IP addresses of several users of a dark web child porn site after they downloaded media on a file sharing service.
The owners and staff of big Dark Web marketplaces like the Hansa Market have to deal with a lot of dangers, plus the risk of getting arrested.
Two Bratislavan men were arrested in connection with buying and selling illegal merchandise and drugs on a dark web marketplace.
A dark web vendor known by the screenname “Etimbuk” is offering a range revenge services for $700 on a darknet market.
The IRS paid threat intelligence firm Flashpoint to use their platform and API to gather intelligence from the dark web in preparation for the tax season.
Australian Border Force puts together a team of intelligence analysts tasked with the monitoring of criminal activities on the dark web.
Karmen is the latest ransomware as a service introduced on the dark web by a Russian hacker.
Over 100 million user accounts from Youku Inc. have been stolen and are listed for sale on the dark web by ‘CosmicDark’.
A 14-year-old resident of Colerain, Northern Ireland was arrested and charged with the attempted possession of a live firearm and 100 rounds of ammunition. The...
A Cambridge-educated lecturer was arrested and sentenced for buying drugs from the dark web.
ISPs are now allowed to sell our info to the highest bidder. Learn some of the tricks to preserve your online privacy from the dark web community.
UK-based Dogsbody Technology is offering to create Tor hidden services for its customers using Muffet’s EOTK.
The author of the NanoCore software was arrested following the recurrent use of his tool by hackers for their malicious exploits.
Kaspersky Lab reveals that cyber criminals are making up to a 95% profit by offering DDoS-as-a-service on the dark web.
Tor was not always a private endeavor, but was initially designed and sponsored by US Government entities – possible affecting users’ privacy.
Browsing the dark web can be an exciting experience but it can end up having more troubles while browsing the dark web can be...
Cybercriminals are progressing every day, and credit card fraud is seeing a rise in profitability and availability on dark web marketplaces.
Over10 million email addresses with .edu suffixes are being sold on dark web marketplaces, according to new research by Digital Citizens Alliance.
The Munich prosecutor’s office officially charged the man who supposedly sold a firearm via the dark web to the 18-year-old Munich gunman who later...
28-year-old ChukwuemekaOkparaekewas arrested in New Jersey for conspiracy to distribute an analogue of fentanyl via the dark web.
The number of identity fraud cases in the UK reached a record high in 2016, with the majority of the victims being people under the age of 30.
The dark web’s greatest catalyst has been the introduction of Bitcoin, ultimately resulting in the growth of darknet marketplaces.
French police have rounded five men suspected of running a dark web site to sell illegal drugs. The five, according to court documents, set up...
The existence of crime as a service is no longer such an inconceivable thought in this day and age, and we all owe that...
The number of recorded identity theft cases in the UK reached a record high in 2016, painting a grim picture for the future of...
PayPal is a popular service for online transactions, but has been and is still exploited by fraudsters. Here are some of the methods they use.
A Mac OS Remote Administration Tool called Proton is being sold at 40 BTC through the dark web. The malware can facilitate remote espionage and theft.
A data vendor is allegedly selling more than 600,000 decrypted PlayStation user accounts on a dark web marketplace for $35.71 in bitcoin.
Even for the powers that be, telling a fib every now and then to shape public opinion is not something particularly strange or unheard...
As internet users around the globe are increasingly accessing dark web platforms, law enforcement agencies are turning their focus to illicit activities facilitated by...
The dark web has shrunk by approximately 85%. This was the revelation that was brought to light by a published OnionScan report after the web...
A data vendor going by the pseudonym “SunTzu583” on a dark web marketplace is allegedly selling over one million decrypted Yahoo mail and Gmail...
Dark web networks such as Tor have been in the spotlight of law enforcement agencies in recent years. This is largely due to the increased...