The dark web isn’t always a hive of the internet’s scum and villainy, but it is where cybercriminals go to buy and sell personal information that leads to identity theft. Your personal information could be on the dark web, and you could be none the wiser.
The dark web is tricky and mysterious to many. It does not have to be. You don’t need to engage with it, but you should know how it relates to your information and general cybersecurity.
Here are some important pieces on the dark web and how you can protect yourself from dark web threats: