A study suggests that "selectively targeting large-scale drug vendors" on the dark web can succeed where all previous enforcement efforts have failed.
Online black markets shift faster than police can respond
She's pro-Israel, #NeverTrumper who has chronicled (and criticized) the "intellectual Dark Web." Prefabricated ideological boxes need not apply.
Roger Clark, under pseudonym "Variety Jones" and others, faces charges related to narcotics trafficking, hacking, and money laundering, but not murder-for-hire.
Making popular things illegal rarely diminishes their use.
If buying drugs online feels easy, you're probably doing it wrong.
Senate Could Make It Easy for FBI to Spy on Teen Sexters, Black Lives Matter, and Other U.S. 'Criminals'
FISA reauthorization would majorly expand use of warrantless digital surveillance data against Americans.
"This ranks as one of the most successful coordinated takedowns against cybercrime in recent years," says Europol's Rob Wainwright.
Alphabay has been down for more than a week. A series of raids and arrests suggests it's not an exit scam.
A review of American Kingpin and an interview with the author.
The sites are thought to have accounted for roughly half of all child porn websites on the dark web.