Feds take down dark web index and news site Deep Dot Web

The Federal Bureau of Investigation has seized the dark web index and news site Deep Dot Web, according to a warning notice posted on the site. The site’s dark web site has also been taken down and replaced with a similar notice. The agency, according to the notice, seized the website with a warrant, working with computer crime investigators and European law enforcement. Two people in Israel were arrested in connection with the bust, according to local Israeli media, and authorities have also reportedly taken people in France, Germany, the…

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How Monitoring the Dark Web Could Contain the Cybercrime Situation

Each day the number of cyber-attacks continues to grow, with the dark web often playing an underlying role. Cybersecurity awareness among internet users is increasing but isn’t enough to halt such threats. The tactics used by criminals and hackers are constantly evolving and becoming more sophisticated, making it harder for security experts to stay ahead. Recent data leaks have shown that dark web marketplaces and forums are a treasure trove for all kinds of illegal products and services. But cyber-security experts have pointed out that monitoring of the dark web…

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