Dark Web Device Increases Car Hacking Cases

A new hacking device is being sold on the dark web that allows anyone to unlock and steal parked cars.

WannaCry Ransomware On the Loose

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.

Global Ransomware Cyber Attack Hits More Than 100 Countries

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.

Millions of Stolen Edmodo User Details for Sale on the Dark Web

More than 77 million stolen Edmodo accounts have been listed for sale on the dark web for just over $1,000.

Dark Web Users Identified After Visiting File Sharing Site

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.

Behind The Scenes of Dark Web Admins

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 Accused of Illicit Dealings via the Dark Web

Two Bratislavan men were arrested in connection with buying and selling illegal merchandise and drugs on a dark web marketplace.

Revenge Services Offered on the Dark Web

A dark web vendor known by the screenname “Etimbuk” is offering a range revenge services for $700 on a darknet market.

IRS Pays Threat Intelligence Firm to Scour the Dark Web

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.

Border Force Intelligence Analysts Tasked to Patrol the Dark Web

Australian Border Force puts together a team of intelligence analysts tasked with the monitoring of criminal activities on the dark web.

Russian Hacker Advertising Karmen Ransomware on Dark Web

Karmen is the latest ransomware as a service introduced on the dark web by a Russian hacker.

100M Stolen Youku Accounts for Sale on Dark Web

Over 100 million user accounts from Youku Inc. have been stolen and are listed for sale on the dark web by ‘CosmicDark’.

Teenager Tried to Buy Guns and Ammo on Dark Web, Charged

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...

Lecturer Bought Drugs on the Dark Web, Jailed

A Cambridge-educated lecturer was arrested and sentenced for buying drugs from the dark web.

How Will The New US Senate Bill On Internet Privacy Affect Dark Web Users?

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.

A Service that Will Create Your Onion Site on Tor Network

UK-based Dogsbody Technology is offering to create Tor hidden services for its customers using Muffet’s EOTK.

Author of NanoCore Arrested for the Actions of Its Users

The author of the NanoCore software was arrested following the recurrent use of his tool by hackers for their malicious exploits.

DDoS-As-A-Service Popular on the Darknet

Kaspersky Lab reveals that cyber criminals are making up to a 95% profit by offering DDoS-as-a-service on the dark web.

The Government Connection To Tor

Tor was not always a private endeavor, but was initially designed and sponsored by US Government entities – possible affecting users’ privacy.

Top 9 Things to NEVER Do While Browsing the Dark Web

Browsing the dark web can be an exciting experience but it can end up having more troubles while browsing the dark web can be...

Credit Card Theft and Hacking on the Rise

Cybercriminals are progressing every day, and credit card fraud is seeing a rise in profitability and availability on dark web marketplaces.
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Millions of .edu Email Addresses for Sale on the Dark Web

Over10 million email addresses with .edu suffixes are being sold on dark web marketplaces, according to new research by Digital Citizens Alliance.

Alleged Dark Web Vendor of the Munich Gunman Charged

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...

Dark Web Drug Dealer’s Simple Mistake Led to His Arrest

28-year-old ChukwuemekaOkparaekewas arrested in New Jersey for conspiracy to distribute an analogue of fentanyl via the dark web.

Identity Fraud Reached Record High in 2016

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 Evolution of the Dark Web with Bitcoin

The dark web’s greatest catalyst has been the introduction of Bitcoin, ultimately resulting in the growth of darknet marketplaces.

French Police Busted 5 Men Allegedly Running a Dark Web Site

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...

DIY Ransomware Kits Accessible on the Dark Web

The existence of crime as a service is no longer such an inconceivable thought in this day and age, and we all owe that...

Identity Fraud Reached Record High in 2016

The number of recorded identity theft cases in the UK reached a record high in 2016, painting a grim picture for the future of...

How Fraudsters Use PayPal

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.

Proton Malware Being Offered on Russian Hacking Forum

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.
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Over 600,000 PlayStation Accounts for Sale on the Dark Web

A data vendor is allegedly selling more than 600,000 decrypted PlayStation user accounts on a dark web marketplace for $35.71 in bitcoin.

Many Dark Web Busts Are Bull Shit

Even for the powers that be, telling a fib every now and then to shape public opinion is not something particularly strange or unheard...

Austrian Authorities Nab Six Alleged Dark Web Vendors

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 Number of Dark Web Hidden Services Has Dramatically Dropped

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...

Dark Web Vendor Allegedly Selling 1M Decrypted Yahoo and Gmail Accounts

A data vendor going by the pseudonym “SunTzu583” on a dark web marketplace is allegedly selling over one million decrypted Yahoo mail and Gmail...

DOJ Dismisses Playpen Case to Keep Disclosure of Tor Hack

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...

Almost 820,000 Accounts Leaked in vBulletin Hack

Cybercrime remains to be on the rise and people’s information is always at risk of being used maliciously.It has been ranked as the 2nd...

2014 Hacked ICANN Data Still Being Offered on Dark Web

If you were a user of ICANN’s CZDS (Centralized Zone Data Service) in 2014 you might wish to think about changing some of your...

University Student Accused of Drug Trafficking

Spencer Nichols, a first-year student from the University of Minnesota, was arrested and charged in late February with the first-degree sale of narcotics and...

Dark Web Vendor Selling Over 950,000 Coachella User Accounts

Over 950,000 user account details for Coachella Music and Arts Festival’s website are being sold on the dark web, according to reports.The data vendor,...

Alleged Murder Suspect Linked to Dark Web Site “Besa Mafia”

Stephen Allwine allegedly shot his wife, Amy Allwine, from close quarters using a nine-millimeter handgun.A crime of undisclosed motives, the fatal shooting took place...

Hacker “Rasputin” Attacked Government Agencies and Universities

A Russian hacker going by the pseudonym “Rasputin” has compromised over 60 global organizations, including US and UK universities and government organizations.Security researchers believe...

Boston Police Cancel Plan of Buying Dark Web and Social Media Monitoring Software

The announcement that the Boston Police Department would not be going through with their plans to purchase dark web and social media monitoring software worth approximately $1.4 million was met with unanimous jubilation by the general public.

Hacktivist “Phineas Fisher” Takes a Break from Hacking

Famous hacktivist “Phineas Fisher” is said to be considering taking a break from hacking for a while, just days after reports emerged in Barcelona,...

A New Tool that Makes Creating Dark Web Site Version Easier

The dark web, previously considered a well-hidden part of the internet where all sorts of criminal activities occur, is now attracting the presence of mainstream websites.

Breached Accounts from UPI.com Being Sold on Dark Web

Back in its heyday, the American news agency known as the United Press International was a broadcasting heavyweight with A-list news anchors such as...

19-Year-Old Man Jailed for Importing Drugs Bought on the Dark Web

A teenager has recently been charged with the importation of illegal drugs through a dark web marketplace. Toby Fairall, 19 years old, confessed that he had purchased herbal cannabis through the dark web and he sought to supply the product.

Stolen Police Forum Data Available on the Dark Web

A hacker, only identified by the moniker “Berkut,” made easy work of breaching the database of popular police forum PoliceOne to steal the login...

20 Percent of Dark Web Sites Went Offline in Freedom Hosting II Hack

Freedom Hosting II was taken down on February 3rd by a sole hacker pledging allegiance to the Anonymous hacking group, causing a surprise shutdown of 20 percent of all dark web sites.

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