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Cybercriminals Regularly Battle it Out on the Dark Web
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RyanSepe,
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5/30/2017 | 9:53:25 PM
"These 'shopping sites' are run by criminals who actively deface each other to redirect possible customers to their own shop."
This statement is the encapsulation of the free market in a nefarious context.
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RyanSepe,
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5/30/2017 | 9:24:50 PM
Level of Expertise
The level of expertise shown by this exercise is to be expected. Malicious activity against organizations that technologically are publicly facing is attainable even by novice level actors. The dark web is a venue for predominantly experienced individuals and groups. If malicious activity is to take place, it's only logical that it would be more advanced.
RyanSepe
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RyanSepe,
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5/30/2017 | 9:10:58 PM
Rarely thought about but makes sense
This is a premise I have thought little about but makes sense. After thinking about this more thoroughly it would make more sense because though the potential for retaliation exists, there is less likelihood of legal persecution due to the nature of the activity.


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