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Hackers disclose Russian deep-web 'Tor' data storing project
A hacking group has disclosed a Russian security project that was tasked with storing and deciphering the data of Tor users.
Research reveals 57% of dark web is illicit material
Researchers have found that a majority of darknet websites actually do host illicit material, and the majority of that isn't actually porn though.
Tor Project launching their first ever bug bounty program
The Tor Project is introducing their own bug bounty program to help keep their product truly on the cutting edge of security and safety.
Researchers: Identifying Tor users isn't as hard as many think
Another confirmation that Tor isn't as secure as we'd like.
Professor shows how easy it is to identify Tor network users
Users try out Tor without properly configuring it, thinking they are secure, but aren't really secure at all, computer science professor shows.
Cybercriminal abusing Tor network likely state-sponsored hacker
The Tor network is being monitored by US and British spy agencies, but remains a popular tool for hackers to spread malware and compromise users.
Comcast now denies it will cut Internet customers using Tor
Recently reported rumors said Comcast is bouncing Tor users, but that simply isn't true, according to the ISP.
Russia posts hundreds of thousands dollar bounty to de-anonymize Tor
Russia's Ministry of Internal Affairs is offering a fat wad of cash to whoever can successfully de-anonymize The Onion Router.
Tor users are being targeted by the NSA for surveillance
The NSA is targeting Tor users for long-term surveillance and data retention.
Online drugs market Silk Road could have reduced violent crime
According to a study, the vast online drugs market, Silk Road, could have actually changed the illicit trade for the better.
The Dark Web just got darker with a new Google-like drug search engine
A new search engine aimed at making it easier to find and buy drugs, guns, stolen credit cards, and more has popped up on the Dark Net.
Feds, local law enforcement increasingly able to bust Tor users
Federal and local law enforcement have found different ways to break through Tor's anonymity, putting once secure users at risk.
Homeland Security busts child abuse ring that relied on Tor
DHS busts child pornography group that relied on the Tor network.
Tor working on a way to hide instant messaging chat records
To dodge any potential surveillances, Tor plans to make a tool to force IM service to use their anonymous service.
FBI seizes underground drug marketplace Silk Road, arrest owner
Silk Road gets shut down after being raided by the FBI, creator charged with several felonies and possibly conspiracy to commit murder.
The Pirate Bay launches its own web browser to circumvent censorship
Accessing blocked websites just got much easier as The Pirate Bay launches its own web browser.
TOR advises users to steer clear of Windows and switch to another OS
TOR releases security advisory that tells users to avoid Windows if at all possible, exploit only affected windows users.
Vulnerability found in Tor Browser Bundle, beams info back to the NSA
Researchers find exploit in Tor Browser Bundle that lets the NSA see your machine's hostname and MAC address.
Tor traffic can now be disguised as Skype traffic to fool government censors
SkypeMorph allows users to transform Tor packets to match Skype conversation packets avoiding detect.