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Tor-Based Dark Web Email Service Targeted by Government Spies

Tor-Based Dark Web Email Service Targeted by Government Spies

April 24, 2015Swati Khandelwal
The administrator of the popular Darknet email service , SIGAINT , is warning its users that the email service has become a target of a ...
Dangerous 'Vawtrak Banking Trojan' Harvesting Passwords Worldwide

Dangerous 'Vawtrak Banking Trojan' Harvesting Passwords Worldwide

March 25, 2015Mohit Kumar
Security researcher has discovered some new features in the most dangerous Vawtrak , aka Neverquest , malware that allow it to send and ...
Tor — How to Protect Your Digital Environment?

Tor — How to Protect Your Digital Environment?

March 17, 2015Wang Wei
Are you aware of everything that your users are accessing from your environment? While most of the time, non-work-related Internet b...
Onion.City — Search Engine for Deep Web that Works From Normal Web Browser

Onion.City — Search Engine for Deep Web that Works From Normal Web Browser

February 20, 2015Mohit Kumar
There is an entire section of the Internet that you probably don’t see on daily basis, it’s called the " Darknet " or " D...
Mozilla Deploying High-capacity Tor Middle Relays

Mozilla Deploying High-capacity Tor Middle Relays

January 28, 2015Swati Khandelwal
Back in November, Mozilla teamed-up with Tor Project under a new initiative called Polaris , in order to help reduce finite number of T...
New Cryptowall 3.0 Ransomware Communicates over I2P Anonymous Network

New Cryptowall 3.0 Ransomware Communicates over I2P Anonymous Network

January 14, 2015Swati Khandelwal
We have seen a series of Ransomware tended to be simple with dogged determinations to extort money from victims. But with the exponenti...
Lizard Squad vs Anonymous — 'PlayStation, Xbox and Tor Network' Attacks

Lizard Squad vs Anonymous — 'PlayStation, Xbox and Tor Network' Attacks

December 27, 2014Wang Wei
It was the sad Christmas day for gamers all around the world!! A lot of people get new PlayStations and Xboxes on Christmas, but this Ch...
Tor Network Is Under Attack through Directory Authority Servers Seizures

Tor Network Is Under Attack through Directory Authority Servers Seizures

December 23, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Tor has been targeted once again, but this time at a much larger scale. A new attack on Tor network reportedly would either completely shut ...
OnionDuke APT Malware served through Tor Network

OnionDuke APT Malware served through Tor Network

November 17, 2014Swati Khandelwal
The malicious Russian Tor exit node , which was claimed to be patching binary files, is actually distributing a malware program to launc...
Facebook Now Accessible Via Tor Anonymous Network Using .Onion Address

Facebook Now Accessible Via Tor Anonymous Network Using .Onion Address

October 31, 2014Swati Khandelwal
If you are fan of the largest social networking site Facebook, but also want to remain anonymous while using your Facebook account, then the...
Cryptowall Ransomware Spreading Rapidly through Malicious Advertisements

Cryptowall Ransomware Spreading Rapidly through Malicious Advertisements

June 06, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Ransomware is an emerging threat in the evolution of cybercriminals techniques to part you from your money. Typically, the malicious so...
Grams - First Search Engine for Underground Black Markets

Grams - First Search Engine for Underground Black Markets

April 21, 2014Mohit Kumar
We often talk about Underground communities, illegal websites or black markets, but as they are ‘Underground’ in nature i.e. Hidden webs...
Tor Network used to Host 900 Botnets and hidden Darknet Markets

Tor Network used to Host 900 Botnets and hidden Darknet Markets

March 07, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Tor network offers users browse the Internet anonymously and is mostly used by activists, journalists to conceal their online activities...
Silk Road alternative 'Sheep Marketplace' shut down after $40 Million in Bitcoin Theft

Silk Road alternative 'Sheep Marketplace' shut down after $40 Million in Bitcoin Theft

December 03, 2013Swati Khandelwal
Sheep Marketplace , one of the leading anonymous websites, after Silk Road ’s closure by U.S. Prosecutors, allegedly selling drugs, has gone...
Police in Japan ask ISPs to start blocking Tor network

Police in Japan ask ISPs to start blocking Tor network

April 22, 2013Mohit Kumar
Tor is a web service that allows users to surf the Internet, use IM, and other services while keeping themselves completely anonymous, but...