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Hackers sold data of O2 bank customers on dark web

Hackers sold data of O2 bank customers on dark web

Hackers sold the information of tens of thousands of O2 bank clients on the dark web. Data available included names, addresses, telephone numbers, passwords and emails. Cybercriminals also offered credit and debit card information, card…

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Dark Web Bust: 16,000 Xanax Pills, $143K & Firearms Seized

Dark Web Bust: 16,000 Xanax Pills, $143K & Firearms Seized

As part of this investigation, federal agents bought counterfeit Xanax from the suspects on the “dark web” with bitcoin. Two Floridians were detained in Inverness Wednesday for racketeering and many other charges for their role…

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Drug dealers move to the streets when dark web markets get shut down

Drug dealers move to the streets when dark web markets get shut down

Shutdowns of illegal markets on the dark web lead to more drug trade in the streets. Illicit drug trade crimes for heroin, crack cocaine, and marijuana increased by 5% to 10% in the US during…

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Dutch couple charged by court with money laundering in the dark web

Dutch couple charged by court with money laundering in the dark web

The Rotterdam District Court in the Netherlands convicted a few money laundering on dark web platforms. The court was able to grab 2,532 bitcoins (roughly $29 million) in the couple, who had been in Hilversum…

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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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