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Prosecution Asks for a Five Year Sentence in Singapore Murder for Hire Case

The prosecution has asked the court to sentence a businessman from Singapore to five years in prison for paying a hitman on the darkweb to murder his former affair partner's new …

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Second-Largest Darkweb Counterfeiting Ring Busted in Portugal

The Portuguese Judicial Police (Polícia Judiciária), with support from Europol, dismantled Europe's second-largest counterfeit currency network on the darkweb, according to an …

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Belarusian Authorities Seized a Popular Hacking Forum

Belarusian law enforcement seized and shutdown XakFor, one of the largest hacking forums on the internet, according to a statement from the Ministry of Internal Affairs. The forum …

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California Man Sentenced for Buying a Chemical Weapon on the Darkweb

A former PayPal employee living in California was sentenced to 71 months in prison for trying to purchase a chemical weapon on the darkweb in a failed scheme to kill his wife. …

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Convicted Xanax Vendor "Lost" Keys to Cryptocurrency Wallets

Googleplex, a manufacturer and distributor of counterfeit alprazolam pills (Xanax), told the court he did not know how to access his cryptocurrency wallets. According to the court, …

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Utah Man Convicted of Drug Trafficking Under the "Pharma-Master" Alphabay Account

A federal jury in Utah returned guilty verdicts for 12 of the 13 counts in an indictment against Aaron Shamo for his role as the leader of a massive darkweb drug trafficking …

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NCIDETF Adds Another Vendor to Their Arrested Vendor List

The Northern California Illicit Digital Economy (NCIDE) Task Force launched their own Tor site displaying a list of arrested and identified vendors. They recently added a Dream …

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ProtonMail's Updated Transparency Report Changes Nothing

ProtonMail, "the world's largest secure email provider," recently updated their transparency report to include some of the latest requests for information from law enforcement …