Tag: Hansa

Multiple Hansa Darknet Drug Vendors Face 6.5 Years in Jail

Ever since government agencies aggressively began cracking down on darknet places, a lot of arrests have occurred. It now appears some of those individuals getting arrested will know their jail sentence relatively soon. Three male Hansa darknet marketplace drug vendors will face up to 6.5 years in prison. One female suspect is also looking at up to 16 months in prison. Hansa Drug Vendors are in a Pickle Anyone who …
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Password Reuse Exposes Dream Darknet Vendors to Law Enforcement

Not too long ago, we touched on the need for internet users to avoid bad passwords. People commonly reuse their passwords across many different platforms. This is a huge problem because it makes it easier for criminals to hack those individuals’ accounts. It now appears darknet users fall victim to the same issue, which recently allowed Dutch police officers to use Hansa market data to crack down on other vendors. Darknet Vendors Reuse …
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Bitcoin Price Rises Post AlphaBay and Hansa Disappearances

This past week has had a mix of good and bad news for Bitcoin and cryptocurrency enthusiasts. For one, the Bitcoin price has gone up again, surprising quite a few people. On the other hand, multiple top darknet marketplaces have been shut down. Many people associate Bitcoin primarily with the darknet, though it seems the closure of these markets has not impacted the Bitcoin price in a negative manner. Bitcoin Is so Much …
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Hansa Marketplace Was Controlled by Law Enforcement Agents Prior to Its Shutdown

The Hansa darknet marketplace has been shut down by law enforcement officials. This news comes as a big surprise, considering that the AlphaBay platform disappeared not too long ago as well. These are troublesome times for darknet users, as law enforcement officials seemingly have their finger on the pulse of every marketplace in existence right now. So what will the next step be for both the darknet and its users? Hansa is …
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