7 things you might have not known about the dark web
The dark web is part of the internet that is not indexed by search engines so not visible using traditional web browsers.
The dark web requires a special anonymous browser called Tor.
Research has shown that about 60% of dark web activities are illegal and lot of this is selling of usernames, passwords, and identities.
Dark web sites look like any other website you might visit, though it is a little more chaotic to find anything.
Law enforcement is constantly shutting down and prosecuting owners of sites, though they are very hard to find.
Bitcoin is the major currency on the dark web.
The dark web is not all bad. It does harbor a number of political dissidents, journalists and champions of free speech in countries where this is not allowed.