Judges are divided on whether the FBI grabbing dark web users' IPs constitutes a search.
A 50-year-old man has been arrested after an undercover FBI agent posed as a vendor on dark web market AlphaBay.
The FBI took over the site, and ran it themselves for just under two weeks.
A review of the controversial operation concludes FBI didn't break policy, but rules are stricter now.
Not all self-described hackers are good at hiding their identities.
Two young men from North Carolina have been charged with their alleged connection to the hacking group "Crackas With Attitude."
The American Civil Liberties Union is trying to unseal a docket sheet relating to FBI hacking.
A defense lawyer had claimed that the FBI improved the performance of a dark web child pornography site during their operations.
The law has drawn suspicious from the industry for its strict security requirements.
A defense lawyer argues the FBI made child porn site 'Playpen' faster and therefore more popular.