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The digital underworld: combating crime


On the dark web in the modern era

The surface web, which most are familiar with, enables users to access indexed pages through a web browser. Through typing words into a browser’s search box, the browser, “sends 'spiders’ to index[ed] hyperlinks to static web pages,” thereby returning the desired results.28 While this method of searching is most convenient for the majority of Internet users, “[i]t is estimated that even the best search engines can access only 16 percent of information available on the web...

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