However that’s not how we do things at Tor – instead, we aim to conduct research that respects the basic principles of privacy and consent.
Sellers on the so-called dark web have been putting out an increasing number of advertisements for Covid-19 vaccines, asking for bitcoin as payment.
The research found that in the vast majority of cases on these forums, most individuals are looking for a hacker, and in 7 out of 10 ads, their main goal is to gain access to a web resource.
Ningbo Cixi Court recently sentenced a case of infringement of citizens’ personal information, Wang was sentenced to three years and eight months in prison and a fine of 15,000 yuan.
Most of the black markets use third-party payment methods to ensure the safety of sellers, buyers and websites.
The dark web websites associated with the Netwalker ransomware operation have been seized by law enforcement from the USA and Bulgaria.
At one point, the group ran almost a quarter of all Tor exit nodes. Group still controls 10% of all Tor exit nodes today.