Evolution operated much like a black-market eBay: independent vendors would sell their wares with the administrators taking a cut, and users able to leave reviews and feedback on the vendors' ... Read More
But that’s just legitimate businesses. Bitcoin’s growth has been built upon far more nefarious uses — chief among them: buying and selling drugs online. A... Read More
Deep web markets almost exclusively accept Bitcoin as payment, and typically adjust prices automatically to account for Bitcoin’s fluc... Read More
It's not easy to know which packages to intercept, though.
"Vendors use highly sophisticated concealment techniques in
shipping drugs," RAND says.
A West Midl... Read More
Also, given that onion sites are usually a garble of letters and
numbers, it's hard to distinguish between the real and the fake
These sorts of attacks aren’t novel — in fact, many... Read More
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