Dov Lerner

DarkWebster: Your Dictionary of Dark Web Jargon

April 8, 2021

In the fast-moving world of cyberthreat intelligence, knowing the right vocabulary is critical – especially when it comes to the deep and dark..

An Inside Look into the Growing Market for SMS Hacking on the Dark Web

April 6, 2021

For years, two-factor authentication using SMS messages was the gold standard in security. The premise is simple: even if a password is..

Darkfeed Case Study: How a Financial Services Customer Identified a Supply Chain Compromise

March 25, 2021

Threat actors constantly look for vulnerabilities in systems and networks. This includes efforts to crack RDP connections, since with remote..

2020 in Review: The Deep and Dark Web Got Deeper and Darker

February 2, 2021

There is no need to say that 2020 was ground-shaking. The pandemic affected just about all aspects of life in ways that we are only starting to..

How many users frequent dark web forums, and how active are they?

January 5, 2021

Discussions of underground forums can evoke imagery of a city’s shadowy back alleys, populated by faceless figures. Speaking in whispered..

What’s the Dark Web Saying About the US Presidential Election?

November 2, 2020

A sign of the times? It looks like even the dark web has a serious case of election fever.

How a Misunderstood Joke Went Viral on the Dark Web – and Why it Matters

October 13, 2020

When it comes to cyberthreat intelligence, the dark web is a treasure trove of actionable insights about potential crimes in the works. So it..

Introducing DarkWebster: Dark Web Slang for Noobs and Others

September 30, 2020

Have you ever shown up to a place where everyone was using so many weird terms and jargon that you had no idea what was going on? So much so, that..

Bending the Curve: Rising Fraud on Payment Platforms Amid COVID-19

September 15, 2020

Threat actors and fraudsters have a long history of finding opportunity in crisis. Financial fraud increased drastically after the attacks on..

No Child’s Play: Why Gamers’ Activities on the Dark Web Are Serious Business

September 2, 2020

What’s not to like about online gaming? While it’s easy to think of it as a means of fun, recreation, and even social interaction, it’s also a big..