McDonald's customer surfs dark web while ordering 10-piece on McDonald's Wi-Fi

‘NOT THE TEN PIECE ORDER’: McDonald’s customer surfs dark web on McDonald’s Wi-Fi. Then he gets Chicken McNuggets

‘Bro you went down the wrong rabbit hole’

On Jul 30, 2023 by Beau Paul

wikileaks on laptop

WikiLeaks finally launched a new submissions portal—it doesn’t work

Every contact method for reaching WikiLeaks securely has been broke or inoperable for months.

On Jul 13, 2022 by Mikael Thalen

A hacker typing on a keyboard.

Police take down ‘Boystown,’ one of the largest child porn sites on the dark web

The child exploitation service known as ‘Boystown’ had more than 400,000 registered users.

On May 3, 2021 by Mikael Thalen

Firearms on top of bags of drugs

International dark web bust leads to more than 170 arrests

The operation saw arrests in the U.S. and Europe.

On Sep 22, 2020 by Mikael Thalen

hydroxychloroquine chloroquine coronavirus dark web

Dark web drug dealers sell chloroquine after Trump touted unproven coronavirus treatment

One vendor cites the U.S. president in a listing for the ‘miracle drug for coronavirus.’

On May 4, 2020 by Mikael Thalen

Zoom Dark Web

Report: Hundreds of Zoom accounts collected on the dark web

The links included email addresses, passwords, and other information.

On Apr 8, 2020 by Andrew Wyrich

lab assistant

How the coronavirus is affecting the dark web drug market

Buyers and sellers of Chinese-produced ‘research chemicals’ deal with delays, doubts, and downtime.

On Mar 13, 2020 by Mikael Thalen

peter bright ars technica

Tech reporter charged with soliciting child sex online

He used the app KinkD.

On Jun 7, 2019 by Claire Goforth

Homepage article image

FBI takes down site that referred users to dark web drug markets

Site accused of generating millions of dollars by referring users to drug markets.

On May 7, 2019 by Mikael Thalen

dark web silk road 2 thomas white

Silk Road 2.0 founder sentenced to more than 5 years in prison

Thomas White was originally arrested in 2014.

On Apr 13, 2019 by Ellen Ioanes

Homepage article image

How to protect yourself from the data breach that affected 744 million accounts

Take action now.

On Feb 15, 2019 by Mikael Thalen

fingers typing

How to tell the deep web from the dark web

It’s not all international criminal rings.

On Jan 20, 2019 by Amrita Khalid

dark wen ssn hacking dark web

Dark Web marketplaces are selling children’s Social Security numbers, addresses

They also have their own twisted set of ethics—like, no reselling.

On Dec 23, 2018 by Samira Sadeque

Homepage article image

Facebook usernames, passwords are being sold on the dark web for less than $4

The news follows a massive Facebook data breach.

On Oct 1, 2018 by David Gilmour

Airline miles are the new currency of the dark web

Airline miles are the new currency of the dark web

Airlines miles can be used to launder purchases on the dark web.

On Sep 25, 2018 by Ben Dickson

The Daily Dot