Wife freed while husband jailed pending trial for Bitcoin laundering

An alleged fraudster dubbed The Crocodile of Wall Street over claims she laundered $4.5 billion in has been freed on bail  – but her husband has been ordered to stay in jail.   Heather Morgan was freed by a judge Monday, pending trial by a federal court. But her husband Ilya Lichtenstein remains behind bars due…

Child porn purveyor to get 21-27 years under new plea deal

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) – A man whom U.S. authorities have described as the world´s largest purveyor of child pornography would be sentenced to 21 to 27 years in prison under the terms of a new plea deal. The deal between Eric Eoin Marques and Justice Department prosecutors is designed to satisfy a judge in…

Inside busted illegal $220million darknet data centre

Footage has emerged of the inside of a five-storey abandoned underground NATO bunker built with 31inch thick concrete walls in Germany allegedly converted by criminal gangs into a high tech data centre to host darknet market websites.  An Australian man was arrested on Monday accused of running a $220million illegal darkweb marketplace – called the biggest…

Irish health system struggling to recover from cyberattack

LONDON (AP) – Ireland´s health system was still struggling to restore its computers and treat patients on Tuesday, darkmarket four days after it shut down its entire IT system in response to a cyberattack. Thousands of diagnostic appointments, cancer treatment clinics and surgeries have been canceled or delayed since a ransomware attack on Friday. Authorities…

One of the biggest ever dark web police stings leads to 150 arrests

Police around the world have arrested 150 suspects in one of the largest-ever dark web sting operations. The suspects arrested included several high-profile targets, involved in buying or selling illegal goods online, Europol said today. Operation Dark HunTOR also recovered millions of pounds in cash and , as well as drugs and guns.  The bust…

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 market 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 the…

Get Better Dark Web Market Results By Following 5 Simple Steps

In the vast world of the internet, there exists a hidden realm known as the Darknet, a mysterious and intriguing place that few dare to venture into. Shrouded in secrecy and often associated with illicit activities, the Darknet has become a subject of fascination and fear. But what exactly is the darknet market, and why…

Stopping cyberattacks. No human necessary

id=”article-body” class=”row” section=”article-body” data-component=”trackCWV”> This is part of our  about how innovators are thinking up new ways to make you — and the world around you — smarter.  “Are you a hacker?” A Las Vegas driver asks me this after I tell him I’m headed to Defcon at Caesars Palace. I wonder if his sweat isn’t…

Germany charges man who allegedly planned Hamburg attack

BERLIN (AP) – German prosecutors said Friday they have charged a man with plotting an Islamic extremist attack in the Hamburg area around the time of last year’s 20th anniversary of the Sept. 11, darknet market 2001 attacks in the United States. The German-Moroccan dual citizen, darknet websites identified only as Abdurrahman C. in line…

Darknet crypto kingpin JokerStash retires after illicit $1 billion…

By Tom Wilson LONDON, Feb 12 (Reuters) – The kingpin or darkmarket url kingpins of the world’s biggest illicit credit card marketplace have retired after making an estimated fortune of over $1 billion in cryptocurrency, according to research by blockchain analysis firm Elliptic shared with Reuters. The “Joker’s Stash” marketplace, where stolen credit cards and…

Crocodile of Wall Street hilariously bad raps granted bail at $3m

It appears the self-proclaimed ‘Crocodile of Wall Street’, Heather Rhiannon Morgan, 31, who was granted $3million bail on Wednesday, led a second life a hipster New York rapper who performs under the street name Razzlekhan. In a series of cringey videos posted to YouTube, the wannabe performer can be seen walking around Wall Street while…

Wife freed while husband jailed pending trial for Bitcoin laundering

An alleged fraudster dubbed The Crocodile of Wall Street over claims she laundered $4.5 billion in has been freed on bail  – but her husband has been ordered to stay in jail.   Heather Morgan was freed by a judge Monday, pending trial by a federal court. But her husband Ilya Lichtenstein remains behind bars due…