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UK Downing Street Sets Up Special Unit to Monitor Dark Web Happenings

An anonymous network of dark web news sites has caught the attention of the United Kingdom for creating fake, catchy and viral content about the UK and spreading populist messages across the world through internet. The incidences have led Downing Street to set up a special task force to handle the matter through intelligence gathering and dark web monitoring. The ... Read More »

Georgia Man Made Furanyl Fentanyl Pills in U-Haul Storage Unit

In the Gwinnett County Superior Court, Judge Kathryn Schrader sentenced 32-year-old Christopher Ramone West to 44 years in prison for pressing and distributing furanyl fentanyl pills. According to court documents, West had produced massive quantities of “oxycodone” pills that contained the fentanyl analogue furanyl fentanyl or the less potent opioid U-47700. The DEA found evidence that West sold the pills ... Read More »

Australian Storage Unit Drug Trafficker Denied Bail

Supreme Court Justice David Beach ruled that a suspected drug dealer did not fit the conditions for an allowed bail. The suspect, 26-year-old Paul Schembri from the Melbourne suburb of Parkdale, allegedly operated a “mini drug office” from inside a rented storage units. Australian police raided Schembri’s “dark web offices” in October after building a solid case against the man. ... Read More »

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Blockchain Interaction Unit (BIU) – You Don’t Need An Electronic Device To Use The Blockchain!

The blockchain technology has introduced the world to a new form of decentralized economy. The cashless financial ecosystem of cryptocurrencies is not only highly secure, but also offers trivial transaction fees when compared to the transaction fees imposed the retail banking sector. Many decentralization enthusiasts believe that the future economy will be greatly represented by blockchain platforms. Nevertheless, to be ... Read More »

Australia Creates a Cyber Intelligence Unit to Monitor Internet Crimes

Although Australia doesn’t appear on any of the notable lists of countries most affected by cybercrime, the Australian government has set up a cyber-intelligence unit for “unprecedented” national security threats. The new unit will specialize in identifying terrorism financing, money laundering and financial fraud on the internet. Australia’s Financial Intelligence Unit –  the Australian Transaction Reports and Analysis Centre or ... Read More »