The Internet is a vast pool of information, but it also includes some mysterious and horrific content which you can't even imagine. Well, that place is called Dark Web.
Dark Web or sometimes referred as Darknet is associated with criminal activities which take place over the internet but not limited to buying and selling of drugs, child pornography, gambling, etc.
So, what kind of terrible things happen on Dark Web? How does it work? How to browse the Dark Web? Is it safe to browse Dark Web? Just calm down and read ahead.
Facebook, Google, Wikipedia, Reddit and all the other websites you ever heard about is just tip of the iceberg. These websites are part of the surface web which can be crawled and indexed by search engines like Google or Yahoo or Bing.
Websites which are non-indexed or invisible in search engines are part of Deep Web and websites which are restricted and hidden behind different proxies are called Dark Web.
Buying and selling of drugs are the most common business which happens on Dark Web. Ranging from premium quality of marijuana to LSD to pills and injections. Silk Road often referred as 'eBay of drugs market' is a famous drug selling website of Dark Web, which was shutdown by FBI in 2013. But there are many other drug markets emerged on Dark Web.
You can buy different kinds of pistols, rifles or shotguns or even hand grenade on Dark Web. Because not every country has open gun laws like the USA.
Yes, contract killing on internet is a thing. On Dark Web, you could hire a hitman to kill someone. Prices differ for different people like politicians or government employees.
Once a girl on reddit confessed that she hired a hitman to kill herself because she was unable to commit suicide.
Dark Web is full of creepy and awful content regarding porn. I would prefer not to talk more about this, but the world is full of f**ked up people.
You could get identification documents or passport of any country you want. And all these websites are verified on Dark Web, so they are trustworthy and even provide feedback from past costumers.
There are people on Dark Web who steal the credit card information and will provide the information to you for money.
There are some screwed up people who even provide a live stream of murders and torture. Peter Skully is one of the infamous name behind red room killing. This sick bastard offered pay-per-view video streams of children being tortured and sexually abused on Dark Web.
On Dark web, you can hire people to hack websites or accounts, whether it's your ex's account or your neighbour's.
Wide range of illegal betting and gambling goes down here.
Dark Web also provides anomynity for whistle blowers who likes to hide their identity.
People with the love of conspiracy theories can fill up their tummy with all the secrets out there in Dark Web. What about 9/11 and moon landing?
Dark Web can be accessed through the proxy browser Tor. Tor browser anonymize your identity so save you from identity theft and government agencies snooping on your browsing pattern.
All the payments on Dark Web are made by Bitcoins - a cryptocurrency which doesn't reveal your identity while transferring the money.