You've heard of the dark web, but how much do you really know about it? While its origins come from sophisticated hackers, today it is a very real, very active marketplace used by millions of disaffected people and criminals. The information for sale and the size of the community may surprise you. In this session we'll review the fascinating history of how the dark web came to be what it is today, describe the technology and practices that enable it, and actually explore the dark web in a live demo. The insights from your tour of the dark web will change the way you think about your own security posture.
- Learn the history of the dark web and efforts to combat it.
- See how people access the dark web and stay anonymous.
- Understand what's available on the dark web - and how it affects your security.
Technical Level: Medium