hidden services

Tips

How to Securely Contact Motherboard

Here are all the ways you can safely and anonymously send us news tips and documents.
MOTHERBOARD STAFF
11.21.17
cybercrime

This Dark Web Site Creates Robocalls to Steal People’s Credit Card PINs

A new service offers cybercriminals automated social engineering as a service.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
6.30.17
dark web

The Dark Web Isn’t Really a ‘Web’

It's a sparse and isolated place.
Jordan Pearson
4.27.17
News

Newly Uncovered Tor Browser Exploit Targeted Dark Web Child Porn Site

The Tor Project issued an urgent patch for a new exploit targeting some users of the Tor Browser.
Joseph Cox and Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
11.30.16
Internet

These Maps Show What the Dark Web Looks Like

New research traces the relationships between a load of Tor hidden services, and shows that many dark web sites are more intimately intertwined than commonly thought.
Joseph Cox
7.5.16
Internet

Tor Is Trying to Make Dark Web Sites More Secure

The improvements aim to keep hidden sites' servers and users unknown.
Joseph Cox
11.17.15
News

Internet Regulators Just Legitimized The Dark Web

The .onion domain gets official recognition, and a chance to be more secure.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
9.10.15
Toronto

Dissident Architects Can Leak Building Plans on This Dark Web Site

A dark web site for dissident architects to help average people take control of their cities.
Jordan Pearson
9.3.15
Modern Medicine

Why I Had to Buy My Wife's Inhaler on the Dark Web

You can buy a range of prescription medicines online for a fraction of the cost.
Ross Whitaker
7.14.15
Silk Road

This Researcher Is Hunting Down IP Addresses of Dark Web Sites

Tor is not enough to guarantee hidden services stay hidden.
Joseph Cox
6.22.15
News

Tracking People on The Dark Web Can Be 'Trivial,' Researchers Claim

Researchers have found a new way to deanonymize users of the dark web.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
6.2.15
Drugs

'Deep Web' Director Alex Winter on Silk Road Boss's Harsh Sentence: 'A Stunner'

The fall of Silk Road hasn't deterred anyone, he says.
Alex Wong
5.30.15