Daniel Prince, Lancaster University Criminals have always done their best to use new technology to their advantage and the rapid development of new digital technologies and online markets has provided the criminal entrepreneur with as much opportunity for innovation as their legitimate counterpart. Europol’s recent Internet Organised Crime Threat Assessment (iOCTA) report spells this out… Continue reading In the web’s hidden darknet, criminal enterprise is thriving
Daniel Prince, Lancaster University We often hear about the dark web being linked to terrorist plots, drug deals, knife sales and child pornography, but beyond this it can be hard to fully understand how the dark web works and what it looks like. So just for a minute imagine that the whole internet is a… Continue reading What is the dark web and how does it work?
The Dark Web refers to the encrypted and hidden part of the internet that cannot be accessed through standard search engines or web browsers. It is a subset of the Deep Web, which includes any web content that is not indexed by traditional search engines. The Dark Web is known for its anonymity and lack… Continue reading What is the Dark Web, and How Can We Combat It?