The long-delayed evidentiary hearing in the extradition case of imprisoned WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange returns to the courtroom this Monday.
Yet another individual associated with notorious dark web marketplace AlphaBay is going to jail. Bryan Connor Herrell, who served as a moderator, has been sentenced to 11 years in prison, the US Department of Justice has revealed.
Message to anyone who placed or fulfilled an order via the world's largest darknet market, Empire, in recent weeks: Say bye-bye to your cryptocurrency.
Luxembourg’s police force plans to create a unit specialised in investigating darknet activities related to paedo-pornography, and the trafficking of drugs and weapons.
Intelligence firm CipherTrace announced it has completed building a tool for tracing the privacy-centric cryptocurrency Monero (XMR). Created at the request of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), CipherTrace said the tool would be beneficial for the privacy coin for, among other things, getting listed again in exchanges that delisted XMR.
Vulnerability has been exploited for years to overload Onion sites - launching DDoS attacks against dark web sites could soon be a little more difficult to pull off now that the Tor Project is preparing to fix a bug that has been abused by attackers for years.
A database of some 235 million YouTube, Instagram and TikTok profiles that was held by a now-shuttered company called Deep Social was left exposed without password protection or other authentication procedures, The Next Web reported. The news site attributed information about the data exposure to researcher Bob Diachenko of security firm Comparitech.