The dark web is a hidden portion of the internet that can only be accessed using special software.
TOR, or The Onion Router, is a popular anonymous browsing network used to connect to the dark web.
While the dark web offers anonymity and a way to bypass internet censorship, it is commonly associated with illegal activities such as the buying and selling of drugs and other contraband.
The so-called dark web, a portion of the hidden internet, is usually associated with a host of illegal activities including the buying and selling of drugs, firearms, stolen financial data and other types of valuable information. The selling point? Total anonymity.