How the Darknet Got its Groove Back

Jason Sander From our Perspective

The Darknet. Just saying those words sends chills down some people’s spines. Others, it piques interest or inspires a smile. Like any new technology, people have misconceptions about what the Darknet is. The Darknet or Dark Web is an all-encompassing buzzword created to describe the “World Wide Wild West Web”. Most people who are skeptical of the Darknet and TOR browsers have heard of the black market website the Silk Road, where users had access to a myriad of illegal products and services before it was shut down. More recently …