German Man Sentenced to 3.5 Years for Selling Drugs on Silk Road & Other Darknet Markets

German Man Sentenced to 3.5 Years for Selling Drugs on Silk Road & Other Darknet Markets

After the arrest and sentencing of one darknet vendor, authorities set out to apprehend several drug dealers operating within Rhein-Sieg, Germany. German drug dealer was…

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Tor Digital Privacy Project Accepts Donations in Cryptocurrency

Tor Digital Privacy Project Accepts Donations in Cryptocurrency

Tor digital privacy software is now accepting donations in various cryptocurrencies, as a new crypto donation portal appeared on the project’s website on March 18.…

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German Bill Proposes Tough Penalties for Darknet Operators & Tor Network

German Bill Proposes Tough Penalties for Darknet Operators & Tor Network

Germany’s Federal Council has passed a bill proposed by the state of North Rhine-Westphalia targeting the dark web and Tor network. Germany’s legislative arm recently…

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CipherTrace CEO Testifies in Case of Canadian Darknet Drug Dealer

CipherTrace CEO Testifies in Case of Canadian Darknet Drug Dealer

With the help of blockchain forensics tools, CipherTrace CEO Dave Jevans provided evidence in a court case against a darknet drug dealer. Dave Jevans, the…

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TLS Certificates in High Demand on the Dark Web

TLS Certificates in High Demand on the Dark Web

A recent study confirms that SSL/TLS certificates, both individually and packaged, are being sold on the dark web. TLS certificates, both individually and packaged with…

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Data of 21 million Mixcloud users put up for sale on the dark web

Data of 21 million Mixcloud users put up for sale on the dark web

A hacker has breached online music streaming service Mixcloud earlier this month and is now selling the site’s user data online, on a dark web…

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Dark Web Drug Dealer Pleads Guilty To Using Cryptocurrency to Launder More Than $19 Million

Dark Web Drug Dealer Pleads Guilty To Using Cryptocurrency to Launder More Than $19 Million

Hugh Brian Haney pled guilty in Manhattan federal court last week to money laundering charges, based on the proceeds of a narcotics trafficking operation that…

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Joker’s Stash Drops Largest-Ever Credit Card Cache on Dark Web

Joker’s Stash Drops Largest-Ever Credit Card Cache on Dark Web

Joker’s Stash, a Dark Web destination that specializes in trading in payment-card data, has added 1.3 million credit and debit cards to its inventory, belonging…

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Tor Weaponized to Steal Bitcoin

Tor Weaponized to Steal Bitcoin

A years-long campaign targets users of Russian darknet markets with a modified install of a privacy-oriented browser. Criminals are using the Tor browser — long…

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German Police Storm Bulletproof Data Center In Former NATO Bunker

German Police Storm Bulletproof Data Center In Former NATO Bunker

German law enforcement raided a former NATO bunker suspected of being the location of a hosting service used for illegal activities. On Friday, investigators said…

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