Are You in This Data Dump?

By coincidence, I happened to be combing through the not Evil search engine this afternoon and came across some of my own data on a dump from 2017. Specifically, the dump consisted of the usernames, email addresses, and passwords (in hash form) from the Blackbook social network. Here’s the full dump if you need to […]

Does Experian Really Monitor the Dark Web?

If the subject of the dark web interests you, you may have seen Experian’s series of “auction” commercials, like this one: Experian’s Auction Commercial – Dark Web Surveillance I think this would qualify as what they refer to as “FUD” on /r/deepweb – manipulation of the less tech-savvy public through fear, uncertainty, and doubt. While the […]