In the market for drugs, guns, explosive chemicals, counterfeit goods? Look no further than the so-called “dark web,” the marketplace of choice for ISIS, Russian hackers, child pornographers, arms traffickers and the errant drug dabbler — and the bane of international law enforcement for as long as there has been an Internet. The dark web… bitcoins | New York Post"The ‘dark web’ is where criminals get their illicit goods"
The US Justice Department on Thursday said law enforcement would shut down the dark web marketplace AlphaBay, saying it allowed thousands of vendors to sell illegal drugs. AlphaBay mysteriously went offline earlier this month. It was widely considered the biggest online black market for drugs, estimated to host daily transactions totaling hundreds of thousands of… bitcoins | New York Post"Justice Department shuts down dark web ‘drug market’ AlphaBay"