Thai Authorities Now Focusing More on Dark Web and Use of Cryptocurrency

In response to an increase in online criminal activity in Thailand, the country’s law enforcement authorities have been swiftly narrowing in on the dark...
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US and Dutch Officers Paid Surprise Visits to Darknet Drug Buyers

Darknet marketplaces have risen in popularity in recent years, primarily because of their anonymity capabilities. They have gradually grown into havens for illegal transactions...

Dread: A New Reddit-Like Service for the Dark Web

Reddit user HugBunter announced the launch of Dread, a Reddit-like .onion site that will also include market security reports, premium reports, ratings, a .onion...
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Trussville Vet Allegedly Bought 18 grams of Fentanyl on Dark Web, Busted

A Trussville, Alabama veterinarian is under arrest for allegedly using Bitcoin to purchase 36,000 doses fentanyl on the dark web.David Wallace is the suspect...
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How Whistleblowers Use the Darknet for Good

For years, the darknet has been viewed as the criminal underbelly of the internet.In a lot of ways, it is exactly that, but many...
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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...
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Can Journalism be Bound for the Dark Web?

Is true journalism eventually bound for the dark web? With all of the indications that truth is under attack in 2018, particularly via the...

International Authorities Shutdown Notorious Darknet Site ‘Infraud’

Reports reaching Dark Web News indicate that law enforcement agencies have arrested a key mastermind in the existence of the world’s one-stop shop for...
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Social Engineering and the Dark Web: A Perpetual Risk

Digital attack vectors are often the focus in the constant game of cat and mouse played by the information security industry.Nearly all of the...
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Essay: Censorship, Freedom And The Dark Web’s Future

Editor’s Note: This is a heartfelt op-ed essay from the author. The views expressed herein do not necessarily reflect the official positions of Dark...
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Online Crooks Selling Infants’ Social Security Numbers on Dark Web

Cybercriminals are listing infants’ Social Security Numbers, together with other types of stolen data, for sale on the dark web.That’s according to a report...
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Stolen Reward Points Used in Dark Web Travel Scam

Hackers on the dark web have initiated a notoriously innovative travel scam that rips travelers off their travel points which can be used to...
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Major Dark Web Vendor Sentenced to Over 6 Years in Jail

David Ryan Burchard, a 40-year-old Merced, California resident who for years sold illegal substances over the dark web and amassed over a million dollars...
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PayPal Transfers On The Dark Web

PayPal is currently the largest and probably the most convenient money transfer platform in the world with over 220 million users and offering transfers...
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What is the Value of Someone’s Identity on the Dark Web?

A person’s identity is something that they’re most certainly protective of, unless they’re a drug dealer or other type of criminal that needs to...
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How Do Spectre & Meltdown Affect the Dark Web?

The year 2018 welcomed the tech industry in shock. The Spectre and Meltdown critical vulnerabilities rock nearly every machine in use, allowing attackers to...
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Massive Database of 1.4 Billion Credentials Found on Dark Web

Researchers were extremely shocked when they recently found a massive repository of stolen credentials on the dark web.The dark web has become a place...

Dark Web Threats Targeting Casino Resorts

Over the years, cybersecurity-related crimes have been closely associated with typical online operations. Nonetheless, as a recent report suggests, any business operation—whether based online...
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Europol Shuts Down Over 20,000 Websites Selling Counterfeits

Law enforcement organizations have taken over more than 20,500 website domains following a coordinated international crackdown on counterfeit operations.The domain names were associated with...
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Former Security Engineer Creates an Unofficial Dark Web Version of Wikipedia

Wikipedia has been subject to online censorship on some occasions in countries including China, Iran, Pakistan, Syria, Uzbekistan and Turkey. Some instances are results...
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Stolen Artwork Surfaces on the Dark Web

After selling hacked user accounts and trading illicit drugs and weapons, the dark web seems to have taken a turn and is now focusing...
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24-Year-Old Student Arrested on Dark Web Drug Charges

Police in New South Wales, Australia have arrested a 24-year-old University of Sydney student while receiving a package containing banned drugs.He had allegedly ordered...
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Teen Tried to Buy Car Bomb on the Dark Web, Found Guilty

A British national of Indian origin in his teens has been found guilty of using the dark web to buy an explosive to build a car bomb.
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Dark Web Hacker Offers Spy Services for $50

One Russian hacker is allegedly offering services on the dark web to anyone looking for extensive tracking of an individual across the globe.According to...
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Russian Dark Web Forum Selling GIBON Ransomware

GIBON Ransomware is supposedly now being sold on the dark web and for only $500 (£380), according to a criminal forum advertisement.
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Code Signing Certificates Up for Sale on the Dark Web

Venafi, an industry-leading machine identity protection provider, announced the worrying findings of a cybersecurity research project that was ongoing for six months.The investigation brought...
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Remote Access Credentials Being Sold on Dark Web for as Low as $3

There is no shortage of malicious actors looking to prey on individuals who do not take cyber security seriously.Proving this fact, internet security researchers...
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Thousands of Australians Reportedly Use Dark Web to Buy Illicit Firearms

A new shocking report has emerged online suggesting that a large number of Australians show keen interest in smuggling illegal weapons into the country...
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Dark Web Phisher ‘PhishKingz’ Got Doxxed

There are plenty of unscrupulous individuals on the dark web looking to profit from unsuspecting users. Sometimes, however, certain users do get the better...
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New Ransomware Dubbed ‘Bad Rabbit’ is Quickly Spreading Across Europe

A new ransomware by the name of Bad Rabbit has begun spreading in European countries at a high-speed rate.The ransomware becomes the third major...
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Two Dark Web Vendors Sentenced to 6 Years by a Dutch Court

Just a few months ago, the Dutch National Police made a promise to actively investigate and prosecute people suspected of purchasing and selling illicit...
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Ransomware Sales on Dark Web Boost by 2502%

Carbon Black, a U.S.-based cyber security company, informs that ransomware sales have increased by 2,502 percent this year, compared to 2016.Earlier, several security experts...
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Data of Thousands of Indian Firms being Offered on the Dark Web

Reportedly, an unnamed hacker has managed to gain access to India’s National Internet Registry. As a result of this, the hacker posted thousands of...

York Man Gets Over 13 Years for Dealing Drugs on the Dark Web

Instead of selling drugs in a conventional manner, a recently arrested York man took to the dark web to sell sophisticated drugs, which has...

Kidnapping of Model Chloe Ayling Could be a Sham, Suspect’s Lawyer Claims

“Updated coverage on British Model Kidnapped case here“British glamor model Chloe Ayling’s horrendous July kidnapping could have been a publicity stunt, according to one...

Suspected Dark Web Drug Dealer Arrested on Trip to World Beard Competition

Gal Vallerius, who hails from France, was arrested recently by United States law enforcement for his alleged involvement in the dark web drugs trade....

Arms Dealer Jailed after Trying to Buy Grenade from the Dark Web

An arms dealer named Umair Khan was recently jailed after getting caught buying guns and ammunition illegally from darknet sites.He went by the alias,...

Children Still Endangered in Human Trafficking Row in Most African Nations

Parents in most African Nations, the majority of which are from developing nations, are a worried lot as cases of child trafficking are on...

Millions of User Accounts Potentially Affected in the Instagram Hack

One of the biggest hacks in recent times has just taken place on the popular photo-sharing social media platform Instagram.For any average user, what...

Father and Son Accused of Dark Web Drug Dealing

The U.S. Department of Justice’s crackdown on dark web dealers continues.It all started this summer when officials seized the servers of popular darknet market...

6 Arrested in Dark Web Drug Ring Bust

When the federal agencies and Department of Justice in the U.S. swooped down on dark web markets like AlphaBay, few in the trade would...

Second Man in British Model Kidnapping, Arrested

“Updated coverage on British Model Kidnapped case here“There was a new development in the Chloe Ayling kidnapping saga when the police took into custody...

Daily Stormer Site Shut Down, Moves to Dark Web

In many cases, the dark web appears to be final refuge for many online activities that have no real place in the ‘surface web’...

Indianapolis Night Club Manager Sentenced for Dark Web Drug Trafficking

Gone are the days when drug traffickers and other criminals could smoothly run their businesses under the guise of anonymity that they enjoyed in...

Dark Web Vendor ‘Caliconnect’ Pleads Guilty to Drug Sales

A 40-year-old man in Merced, California has just pleaded guilty on account of crimes he committed selling drugs on the dark web.David Ryan Burchard...

British Model Kidnapped to be sold on Dark Web Auction

"Updated coverage on British Model Kidnapped case here"The latest story about the horrific kidnapping of a British model is the stuff nightmares are made...

Deep Hosting Hacked, Several Dark Web Sites Affected

Cyber attacks seem to have moved one level up now. After targeting individual websites with a variety of objectives, now a server hosting hundreds...

Bupa Employee Found Selling Medical Records on the Dark Web

Current advancements to the internet and all of its capacities bring about a sense of urgency when it comes to safeguarding online security, especially...

Australia Investigates Dark Web Sale of Medicare Data

Reports have emerged that a journalist from The Guardian Australia was able to purchase his own Medicare details from a black market trader on...

Dark Web Enables Easier Access to WMDs

The head of the UN’s Disarmament Affairs, Izumi Nakamitsu, has expressed concerns over the potential availability of weapons of mass destruction (WMDs) on the...

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