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In order to use most of the sites on the Hidden Marketplace list, you must be able to access and browse .onion sites on the TOR network. Accessing these sites is a very simple process; for those of you that are still not familiar with the TOR browser and network, we have created a simple tutorial […]


A list of the terms you might come across while browsing the Dark Web. 420 – From wikipedia: is a code-term used primarily in North America that refers to the consumption of cannabis and by extension, as a way to identify oneself with cannabis subculture or simply cannabis itself. Observances based on the number 420 include […]

Mac Security: The Essential Guide


With 2016’s KeRanger, the first Trojan ransomware for macOS, and 2017’s Patcher, a Mac ransomware spread through BitTorrent, we’ve seen that Macs are not invulnerable. Their security is strong straight out of the box, but there are several extra security settings that bolster your protection if you set them up. There’s more than just malware […]

Malware vs. Viruses: What’s the Difference?


So if you’re wondering whether malware and viruses are the same thing, the answer is a firm “no.” The malware category includes viruses, spyware, adware, ransomware, and other types of harmful software. Knowing the differences between viruses and other types of malware is helpful when it comes to prevention as well as removal. A computer […]

Spyware: Detection, Prevention, and Removal


By definition, spyware is designed to be invisible, which can be one of its most harmful attributes — the longer it goes undetected, the more damage it can cause. It’s like a virtual stalker that follows you through your device usage, collecting your personal data along the way. Strictly speaking, there are some valid applications […]

What is Adware and How Can You Prevent it?


There are different types of adware. Some are free ad-supported software which makes ads show up in pop-up windows or on a toolbar in your operating system or browser. This can be legitimate software, just with some (annoying) ads. At its worst, adware is malware that can gather your personal information by tracking the websites […]

Webcam Security: How to Stop Your Camera from Being Hacked


How does a webcam get hacked? Hackers can gain webcam access with malicious software (malware). Many types of malware allow hackers to activate your webcam remotely, compromising your webcam privacy. Here are the most common ways you can accidentally get webcam-hacking malware on your device. Clicking on bad links Clicking on dangerous links or downloading […]

How to Remove Spyware From a PC


Spyware can capture your sensitive personal data, like credit card numbers and passwords, by recording all your keystrokes (known as keylogging). It can also record video and audio of you through your webcam and harvest data from your emails, messages, social media, and browser searches. If all that wasn’t bad enough, spyware also uses up […]

How to Remove Spyware From an iPhone


Can someone spy on my iPhone? Yes, someone can gain remote, real-time access to your iPhone using spying software. Spyware can track your GPS location, record your keypad inputs such as credit card numbers and passwords, and monitor your calls, texts, app usage, emails, voice, and other personal data. How to detect spyware on iPhone […]