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WhatsApp, Telegram used to share child porn, suicide videos among teens in Italy

Police said they were tipped off to the images by the mother of a 15-year-old boy who found them on her son’s phone.

11 Jul 2020 9:07 PM

Zoom security further compromised as 500,000 Zoom accounts sold on dark web, says report

Hackers are selling users’ email addresses, passwords, personal meeting URLs and host keys, including of companies like Citibank

14 Apr 2020 4:30 PM

Dark Web, bitcoin abet drug peddling in Delhi

Dark Web is a part of the Internet that isn’t indexed by search engines. It is termed as hotbed of criminal activity.

23 Sep 2019 1:47 AM

Report: Your stolen medical records are as worthy on the dark web as a credit card

Before a check-up or an admission, hospitals generally require a patient’s personal and financial credentials, which can be used to scam.

14 Sep 2019 1:50 AM

Accused operators of illicit 'darknet' market arrested in Germany, Brazil

“Darknet” and “dark web” refer to networks and sites hidden from most internet visitors and accessible only to users shrouded in anonymity.

04 May 2019 12:06 PM


773 million email ID, passwords exposed. Were you part of it?

2,692,818,238 rows of email IDs and passwords are listed in a single database online.

19 Jan 2019 1:59 PM

Delving into the dark side

The Dark Web makes up a small part of the Internet but is a highly busy space, brimming with illicit activities.

05 Jan 2019 5:30 AM

Beware: Your digital identity on sale. Price - less than $50

Kaspersky Lab investigated Dark Web markets to find out how much personal data is worth.

13 Dec 2018 11:52 AM

Police to crack down on narcotics trade on Dark Web

The Dark Web is the World Wide Web content that exists on the Internet but requires specific software, configurations or authorisation to access it.

01 Mar 2018 2:05 AM

SIM swapping makes your phone vulnerable

Hackers can gain access to your bank accounts by simply hijacking your SIM card.

27 Nov 2017 11:27 AM


RBC's CEO pushes back on suggestion bitcoin is a fraud

While banks have largely steered clear of bitcoin since it emerged, the virtual currency is supported by a range of people.

29 Sep 2017 8:27 AM

Italy: Man arrested for trying to sell UK model on dark web after abducting her

Italian police said they are looking for at least 1 other man following the arrest of British-resident Pole Lukasz Pawel Herba.

07 Aug 2017 1:21 PM

Threat of a Bitcoin split avoided, for now

A majority of "miners" - the core bitcoin users who verify bitcoin transactions around the world - has signaled support.

01 Aug 2017 4:29 PM

New system makes it harder to track Bitcoin transactions

Bitcoin was initially conceived as a way for people to exchange money anonymously.

09 Feb 2017 6:07 PM