Here are the Top Markets Based on Search Results

Here are the Top Markets Based on Search Results

Although many readers–perhaps the majority of them–visit this site directly, some of them find the site through search engines. A staggering number of users find Darknetlive through relevant Google searches. The searches reveal interesting patterns in the behavior of darkweb users. For instance, even though Nightmare Market exit scammed a month ago, there are more searches for the market than for any other market within the last 28 days.

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White House Targets Cryptocurrencies and Darkweb Markets in Fentanyl Advisory

White House Targets Cryptocurrencies and Darkweb Markets in Fentanyl Advisory

The White House announced actions to crack down on fentanyl trafficking in the United States through recent private-sector advisories addressed to domestic and foreign businesses in the private sector. The announcement and advisories specifically highlight the role played by both darkweb marketplaces and cryptocurrencies in the international opioid trafficking arena.

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NY Woman Admits Hiring a Hitman on the Darkweb to Cripple Her Ex-Boyfriend

NY Woman Admits Hiring a Hitman on the Darkweb to Cripple Her Ex-Boyfriend

Yanyan Lesser pleaded guilty in a New York federal court to attempting to hire a hitman over the darkweb to put her ex-boyfriend in a wheelchair. According to information revealed in court, Lesser had paid the fake “murder-for-hire” site $7,000 in Bitcoin before Homeland Security Investigations Received a tip and launched an investigation into the Lesser.

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DEA Awards 130K Contract to Chainalysis to Track Cryptocurrency

DEA Awards 130K Contract to Chainalysis to Track Cryptocurrency

In darkweb and cryptocurrency investigations, federal law enforcement agencies routinely rely on the skills and services provided by threat intelligence and blockchain analysis companies such as Flashpoint or Chainalysis. The Drug Enforcement Agency recently awarded Chainalysis with a $134,970 contract for a one year license to their platform and services.

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Updated Phishing Warning from Empire Market

Updated Phishing Warning from Empire Market

Empire Market staff member Se7en posted an updated warning about phishing links amidst the ongoing battle between the marketplace and scammers stealing thousands of dollars from users by spreading malicious links. The links, as noted in previous warnings, send unsuspecting users to a phishing proxy that looks and acts like the real market.

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