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Drugs and Bitcoin Seized in Massive Raid on Dark Web

Drugs and Bitcoin Seized in Massive Raid on Dark Web

It’s among the largest global dark web takedowns so far: 179 arrests spread across six states; 500 kilos of drugs seized; $6.5M in cash and bitcoin confiscated. And while it was announced this morning, Operation…

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UK Man guilty of trying to buy Grenades on Dark Web

UK Man guilty of trying to buy Grenades on Dark Web

A man was found guilty of attempting to get grenades and Semtex explosives from an undercover FBI agent on the dark web. Mohammed Humza, 29, of Watford UK, failed to turn up for his trial…

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Cybersecurity Companies Data Has Been Exposed On Dark Web

Cybersecurity Companies Data Has Been Exposed On Dark Web

The dark web is that area of the net containing encrypted content and isn’t indexed by search engines. About 97 percent of cybersecurity companies had their information exposed to the Dark Web in 2020. Some…

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Dark Web Vendors Selling COVID-19 Test Kits for Thousands of Dollars

Dark Web Vendors Selling COVID-19 Test Kits for Thousands of Dollars

In the last week of January 2020, days ahead of the World Health Organisation declared the novel coronavirus that a Public Health Emergency, Jason began stockpiling testing kits. Acting on a tip-off from relations in…

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Hackers sell ‘Best Australian Financial Data’ on Dark Web

Hackers sell ‘Best Australian Financial Data’ on Dark Web

Stolen data from Australian businesses have been auctioned on the dark web for around $82,000 by hackers, with some promoting access to loan information, drivers’ licenses, Medicare cards, and passports. In 1 instance, access to…

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Moderator of Dark Web Market AlphaBay Sentenced to 11 Years in Jail

Moderator of Dark Web Market AlphaBay Sentenced to 11 Years in Jail

Brian Herl, who settled disputes on AlphaBay, pleaded guilty to racketeering charges in January. Nine months after entering a guilty plea at a California district court, Bryan Connor Herrell, 26, was sentenced Tuesday to eleven…

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21 arrested Across NJ for distributing child porno online

21 arrested Across NJ for distributing child porno online

State police have arrested 21 people for allegedly sexually exploiting children on the internet, underscoring the rising threat to children who spend increasing amounts of time in front of a monitor throughout the coronavirus pandemic,…

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A Utah woman pleads guilty to buying biological substance in a dark web to harm a roommate

A Utah woman pleads guilty to buying biological substance in a dark web to harm a roommate

A Utah woman pleads guilty to numerous charges after police say she purchased a biological agent from the dark web to damage her former roommate. Court documents say Janie Lynn Ridd faced charges of aggravated…

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DDoS attacks on dark web sites are more complicated as a result of Tor bug fix

DDoS attacks on dark web sites are more complicated as a result of Tor bug fix

Launching DDoS attacks against dark web sites could soon be a bit more challenging to pull off today that the Tor Project is preparing to fix a bug that’s been abused by attackers for ages.…

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The popular dark web market “Empire Market” is suspected of Exit Scam

The popular dark web market “Empire Market” is suspected of Exit Scam

A famous dark web market for buying and selling drugs has been offline more than three days, fueling speculation about its destiny and despair among several users. Much like the notorious Silk Road site closed…

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