Police bust one of the world's largest child pornography rings

German prosecutors say they have busted one of the world’s biggest international darknet Markets Url platforms for child pornography, used by more than 400,000 registered members, including from the US, Australia and . Frankfurt prosecutors said in a statement together with the Federal Criminal Police Office that in mid-April three German suspects, said to be…

Cross-border drug trafficking cases nearly doubled in four years…

THE HAGUE, April 19 (Reuters) – The number of cross-border drug trafficking cases referred to the European agency for prosecutorial cooperation nearly doubled in four years to 562 in 2020, dark darknet market partly driven by a huge increase in the production of synthetic drugs, darknet marketplace the agency said. In a report published on…

Four paedophiles jailed in Germany for raping boys in garden shed

Adrian V., 28, a computer technician and the ringleader, dark markets 2024 led the sexual abuse from a shed belonging to his mother – who fetched the men breakfast as they assaulted the victims Four paedophiles have been jailed in for raping boys after luring them to a shed where they drugged them and abused…

Massive dark web bust seizes $6.5 million from 179 alleged drug dealers

id=”article-body” class=”row” section=”article-body” data-component=”trackCWV”> The US Justice Department announced the largest dark web bust it has ever helped carry out, seizing more than 1,100 pounds of drugs from 179 alleged online dealers around the world. The US worked with police in Europe to carry out the investigation, seizing more than $6.5 million in cash and…

First Silk Road. Now AlphaBay. What’s next for the dark web?

id=”article-body” class=”row” section=”article-body” data-component=”trackCWV”> A government shutdown of dark web marketplaces AlphaBay and Hansa has merchants and consumers looking for a new home. Authorities , the largest online marketplace for illegal goods, on July 4, and took down Hansa, the third largest, on Thursday. The sites, where people could buy drugs, guns and child pornography,…

Gab, the social network used by Pittsburgh shooting suspect, returns

id=”article-body” class=”row” section=”article-body” data-component=”trackCWV”> , a fringe social network , resurfaced on Sunday.  The social media site, which darknet markets onion itself as a bastion of free speech amid censorship of extremists on Twitter and Facebook, was intermittently available late Sunday. Clicking on links to the site sometimes would produce error messages, but that didn’t…

The dark web knows too much about me

id=”article-body” class=”row” section=”article-body” data-component=”trackCWV”> What do Dunkin’ Donuts, Fortnite, tor drug market Sprint and darknet market magazine the Dow Jones company all have in common? They’ve all suffered from massive hacks in 2019 alone. After every data breach, victim data often surfaces on the encrypted “hidden” internet known as the , a network of sites…

Europol says illegal marketplace "DarkMarket" taken offline

THE HAGUE, Jan 12 (Reuters) – An online marketplace called “DarkMarket” that sold illegal drugs has been taken down in an operation led by German law enforcement agencies, European police agency Europol said on Tuesday. The darknet market had almost 500,000 users with 2,400 sellers, Europol said in a statement. Transactions conducted on it in…

Europol says illegal marketplace "DarkMarket" taken offline

THE HAGUE, dark darknet market url Jan 12 (Reuters) – An online marketplace called “DarkMarket” that sold illegal drugs has been taken down in an operation led by German law enforcement agencies, European police agency Europol said on Tuesday. The dark web market urls had almost 500,000 users with 2,400 sellers, Europol said in a…

A timeline of the biggest ransomware attacks

id=”article-body” class=”row” section=”article-body” data-component=”trackCWV”> The history of technology is riddled with unintended consequences. As William Gibson wrote in Burning Chrome, “…the street finds its own uses for things.” Though Bitcoin may not have been originally conceived as a medium for ransom payments, it’s quickly become a central tool for online criminals. Ransomware, a category of…

Self-proclaimed 'Crocodile of Wall Street' and husband granted bail

The self-proclaimed ‘Crocodile of Wall Street’ and her husband dark web darknet market have been granted bail set at $3million and $5million respectively after being arrested for allegedly laundering $4.5billion in stolen in the 2016 Bitfinex exchange hack.  Ilya ” Lichtenstein, 34, and his wife, Heather Rhiannon Morgan, 31, who raps under the name Razzlekhan,…

Fake vaccine card price doubles after Biden announces mandatory shots

The price of fake vaccination cards has risen 100% since President Biden’s announcement of a sweeping new vaccine mandate.  In the days before the president’s announcement that all businesses with over 100 employees must require vaccinations or weekly testing, the cost of a fraudulent card ran about $100. The day after the announcement, the average…