Tag: Dark Net

Europol Releases the 2016 Internet Organized Crime Threat Assessment

The Europol’s newest report, the 2016 Internet Organized Crime Threat Assessment, was released yesterday. The report cites that due to the increase in cyber criminals using sophisticated tools, it has become more difficult for law enforcement to apprehend these criminals. The Europol’s report covers what different types of Malware have been released, child-related internet threats, payment fraud, and data breaches. It also contains tips for the general public on how …
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An Australian Man Faces Charges for Importing Dark Net Drugs

A 31-year-old, South Australian man was arrested for importing drugs into his country by ordering them from a darknet market. The resident from Port Neill was taken into custody after the ABF and South Australian law enforcement fulfilled several search warrants at locations in Adelaide, as well as the Eyre Peninsula. The darknet has become well known as of late, being in the headlines more and more as users switch …
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Probing the Dark Net for Terrorists

The Indian intelligence agency are probing known modes of communication through the deep web. Looking into it, they are probing the dark corners of the Internet which allows these sympathizers to meet, reach, organize and attack. These new tools of closed user group interface, is the new mode of stealth communication. The same dark web is being intercepted for coded communications from terror modules like the one that attacked the …
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Texas Man Charged With Buying Explosives on Dark Net

On Monday Cary Lee Ogborn was arrested and accused of attempting to purchase explosives for the purpose of injury or destruction of property. Ogborn, 50, sourced the explosives from dark net. The indictment stated that Ogborn picked up a package last Friday that contained what he suspected to be a grenade and a stick of dynamite complete with a wireless detonator. It continued to say that he communicated, and paid …
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