back to article Dark web souks are so last year: Cybercrooks are switching to Telegram

Underground cybercrime marketplaces are in decline because cybercrooks have begun switching to chat channels to trade illegal goods, according to a new report. The climate of fear and mistrust following the AlphaBay and Hansa takedowns in July 2017 has resulted in crims switching tactics and using less convenient platforms, …

  1. onefang Silver badge

    Telegram and not Signal? Or are the Signal using ones not as visible to security researchers?

  2. Robert Helpmann?? Silver badge
    Childcatcher

    Law Enforcement vs Encryption

    There wasn't a single reference or quote about encryption being the problem according to law enforcement. Color me surprised!

    1. bigtimehustler

      Re: Law Enforcement vs Encryption

      That is only an agreed angle when terrorism is involved...

  3. pavel.petrman Bronze badge

    Sites that are hosted on blockchain

    How the hell does one host a site on (a) blockchain? I've been trying to host my website on my Excel spreadsheet file for some time, doesn't seem to work.

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