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Mississippi Man Admits Importing Synthetic Cannabinoids to Resell Locally

A Mississippi man pleaded guilty on October 17 to importing the synthetic cannabinoid AB-PINACA and possessing firearms in furtherance of a felony drug trafficking crime, according an announcement from the United States Attorney’s Office for the Southern Mississippi region. The man had been ordering cannabinoids from a supplier on the internet, preparing them for distribution, and then selling them out ... Read More »

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Medical big data is offered for sale on the darknet

Recently, the concept of the so-called Big Data has become more and more popular, which in the simplest way can be defined as data characterized by extensive volume, diversity and variability. Their analysis goes far beyond simple operations on one given type of information and includes aspects of data analysis, such as the generation of hypotheses, and not simply testing ... Read More »

US Attorney General Says Use of Bitcoin on the Darknet is a Big Problem

During a recent Department of Justice oversight hearing before the United States Senate Committee on the Judiciary, Attorney General Jeff Sessions testified about the concerns federal law enforcement have about the use of cryptocurrency on the darknet. The Attorney General’s remarks on the darknet were in response to a question from Democratic Senator Dianne Feinstein of California. Senator Feinstein’s question ... Read More »

Russian Hackers Empty Out User Credentials from Big Name Tech Companies

An unnamed group of security researches claims to have intercepted configuration files used in the attacks against a number of the U.S.’ big names in the Technology industry. The group says that the hackers were using a Russian server and spoke Russian in their online communications. The hackers are suspected to have been stealing user information from more than 85 ... Read More »

Silk Goxed: How DPR used Mtgox for Hedging & Lost Big

As always, another amazing work researched by /u/impost_r (@1mp0ster) and written by /u/gwern (Gwern.net) all Credit and tips goes to them. Was originally posted on Reddit and reposted here for more publicity: Summary: Using recent filings in the trial of Ross Ulbricht, the 2014 leak by hackers of the Mtgox database, and a Mtgox insider, we identify Ulbricht’s Mtgox account, ... Read More »