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Financial attractiveness of ransomware ensures it remains growing threat

Financial attractiveness of ransomware ensures it remains growing threat

Mobile devices under increasing attack from malware, including ransomware, which has seen a 122 percent increase in variants as it becomes an increasingly attractive option for criminals.
By Rene Millman Sep 19 2017, 10:53AM
Zerodium offers up $1 million bounties for Tor zero-day

Zerodium offers up $1 million bounties for Tor zero-day

Zero-day-acquisition firm Zerodium reported it will pay a total of US$ 1 million for zero-day exploits found for the Tor browser on Tails Linux and Windows.
By Doug Olenick Sep 18 2017, 11:16AM
Firefox zero day impacts Tor

Firefox zero day impacts Tor

A Tor executive has confirmed that a zero-day vulnerability impacting Tor and Firefox has been spotted being used to execute malicious code, but it has been reported to Mozilla, according to ARS Technica.
By Doug Olenick Dec 2 2016, 10:16AM
How to: Explore the dark web

How to: Explore the dark web

A simple step-by-step guide to going underground online.
By Staff Writers Aug 30 2016, 11:46AM
Tor used to secure IoT

Tor used to secure IoT

The Guardian Project has integrated Tor security into the Internet of Things (IoT), creating a Tor Onion Service Configuration for the Home Assistant open source platform.
By Teri Robinson Jul 22 2016, 11:40AM
After Tor exploit, researchers develop new anonymity network

After Tor exploit, researchers develop new anonymity network

A team of researchers has created an anonymity network methodology that they believe is more efficient and more secure than existing anonymous networks such as Tor.
By Jeremy Seth Davis Jul 15 2016, 10:50AM
Tor Browser 6.0 released

Tor Browser 6.0 released

The Tor Browser team has announced the first stable release of Tor Browser 6.0.
By Mike Williams Jun 1 2016, 9:02AM
Researcher can identify Tor users by their mouse movements

Researcher can identify Tor users by their mouse movements

A security researcher has developed a proof-of-concept that can identify Tor users based how they move their mouse.
By Robert Abel Mar 14 2016, 10:17AM
What is the dark web?

What is the dark web?

Here's our basic guide to the dark web, the deep web and Tor
By Staff Writer Feb 5 2016, 9:34AM
What is... The dark web?

What is... The dark web?

There’s a dark side to the internet that you may not know about...
By David Glance Aug 19 2015, 11:29AM
Tor 4.5 blocks third-party tracking, debuts security slider

Tor 4.5 blocks third-party tracking, debuts security slider

Privacy software Tor has been updated to version 4.5 with a stack of new and enhanced features.
By Mike Williams May 1 2015, 10:44AM
How police Tor down Silk Road 2

How police Tor down Silk Road 2

Find out how the police managed to bring down one of the most notorious sites on the dark web, Silk Road 2.0.
By Barry Collins Nov 10 2014, 8:31AM
Facebook announces support for Tor

Facebook announces support for Tor

Facebook users wishing for some added security can now access the social nework via Tor.
By Jane McCallion Nov 4 2014, 8:32AM
How to: Surf the web from a fake location

How to: Surf the web from a fake location

Shut out of US-only websites and services? Darien Graham-Smith looks at ways to falsify your location on smartphones and PCs.
By Darien Graham-Smith Jul 21 2014, 12:47PM
Tor security compromised by NSA, according to Microsoft

Tor security compromised by NSA, according to Microsoft

Andy Malone, head of Microsoft's Enterprise Security, claims that the TOR (The Onion Router) network does not provide the anonymity that its many users think it does.
By Steve Gold May 19 2014, 10:43AM
Tor patches zero-day flaw that exposed user identities

Tor patches zero-day flaw that exposed user identities

Experts links malware to FBI, saying it could be scooping up identifying information.
By Shona Ghosh Aug 7 2013, 10:45AM
Peeling the Onion: A look at the Tor Project

Peeling the Onion: A look at the Tor Project

LUKE MILLANTA delves into the good, the bad and the ugly aspects of the anonymous internet.
By Luke Millanta May 6 2013, 2:11PM