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Dutch Police arrested TorRAT Malware Gang for stealing over Million Dollar

Dutch Police arrested TorRAT Malware Gang for stealing over Million Dollar

October 27, 2013Mohit Kumar
The TorRAT malware was first appeared in 2012 as spying tool only. But from August 2012, Bitcoin Mining feature was added and it became ...
NSA using Browser Cookies to track Tor Users

NSA using Browser Cookies to track Tor Users

October 05, 2013Mohit Kumar
Yesterday a new classified NSA document was leaked by Edward Snowden - titled ‘ Tor Stinks ’ in which ideas were being kicked around f...
Underground Drugs Market website 'Silk Road' Founder Arrested by FBI

Underground Drugs Market website 'Silk Road' Founder Arrested by FBI

October 02, 2013Mohit Kumar
The FBI had seized a website called ' Silk Road ', that was considered one of the most popular Underground places on the Intern...
FBI compromised Tor hidden service to bust largest Child Pornography Ring

FBI compromised Tor hidden service to bust largest Child Pornography Ring

September 14, 2013Wang Wei
A few days before the servers of the largest provider of Ultra Anonymous hosting were found to be serving custom malware designed to id...
Tor Anonymizing network overload caused by Mevade Botnet

Tor Anonymizing network overload caused by Mevade Botnet

September 08, 2013Anonymous
Recently, Tor Project Director - Roger Dingledine described a sudden increase in Tor users on the Tor Network after the events related...
Snowden files : NSA can crack almost any Encryption including Tor anonymity network

Snowden files : NSA can crack almost any Encryption including Tor anonymity network

September 07, 2013Mohit Kumar
The spy agencies' activities have gone on for more than a decade. Now we have enough details about how the NSA eavesdrops on the in...
Anonymity Tool Tor gains more than 1.2 Million new users since NSA PRISM scandal

Anonymity Tool Tor gains more than 1.2 Million new users since NSA PRISM scandal

August 31, 2013Mohit Kumar
Since Snowden came forward with details about the NSA's PRISM program in June, web users concerned about online privacy are incre...
Firefox Zero-Day Exploit used by FBI to shutdown Child porn on Tor Network hosting; Tor Mail Compromised

Firefox Zero-Day Exploit used by FBI to shutdown Child porn on Tor Network hosting; Tor Mail Compromised

August 04, 2013Mohit Kumar
TOR is the dark side of the Internet, the so-called dark web, which provides a safe haven to privacy advocates but is also where drugs,...
Facebook temporarily blocked access from TOR, but not Intentionally

Facebook temporarily blocked access from TOR, but not Intentionally

June 20, 2013Mohit Kumar
Tor has become a tool of free expression in parts of the world where citizens can not speak freely against their government. On Tuesday...
New Dead drop techniques used by Security Agencies

New Dead drop techniques used by Security Agencies

November 09, 2012Mohit Kumar
Paul F Renda give an overview that, What and how new long distance and short distance Dead drop techniques are used by National Security ...
What is the Deep Web? A first trip into the abyss

What is the Deep Web? A first trip into the abyss

May 30, 2012Mohit Kumar
The Deep Web (or Invisible web) is the set of information resources on the World Wide Web not reported by normal search engines. Ac...
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