Experts suggest that stay-at-home orders, travel restrictions and increased internet time has led to the increase in both demand and supply.
VICE News spoke to one vendor who claims he's made more than $1.4 million USD selling kits to hospitals and geriatric homes around the world.
VICE News analysis shows darknet drug markets are emerging from coronavirus lockdown stronger than ever, with increased sales and more robust defences against hackers.
A VICE UK investigation reveals that fraudsters are taking over accounts to flog Nintendo Switches, Animal Crossing consoles and AirPods to unsuspecting buyers – only to disappear once payment is made.
This spring, the dark web drug trade was attacked on multiple fronts and authorities claimed victory. But after a quick restart, it's business as usual.
Einar Otto Stangvik talks with us about online child pornography, self-developed hacking tools, the police who ran the abusive sites and why he comes up with the best ideas while dreaming.
“We only started selling on the Darknet markets to help supplement our pensions.”
The winner has the chance to get 10,000 tabs of acid. Seems legit.
'Darknet' opens this week at London's Southwark Playhouse. Playwright Rose Lewenstein and director Russell Bender discuss their creative process.
The information released includes full names, email addresses (some with .gov accounts), marital status, IP addresses and sexual orientation.
Drug Dealers and Drug Users Just Got Swindled Out of £8m by the Internet's Biggest Illegal Marketplace
An expert we spoke to believes the fallout from the Evolution scam could result in multiple people being killed.
"HydroBlowBack" was the deep web's most prolific drug reviewer.