Dictionary of Dark web.
From wikipedia: is a code-term used primarily in North America that refers to the
consumption of cannabis and by extension, as a way to identify oneself with cannabis
subculture or simply cannabis itself. Observances based on the number 420 include smoking
cannabis around the time 4:20 p.m. (with some sources also indicating 4:20 a.m
Also known as the special sale when the vendor Tony76 executed the most famous Scam on
In charge of a collection of services a year or two ago, including TorStatusNet, Hidden Image
Board, a hosting service.
An online market. It is operated as a Tor hidden service, such that online users are able to
browse it anonymously and securely without potential traffic monitoring. The website
launched in December 2013. It is part of the Deep Web. It has been recommended in some
way by the same guys of BTCfog.
Any digital cryptocurrency other than Bitcoin, altcoin – any digital cryptocurrency other than
This thing you want to have if you dont want to be found while using dark net markets.
File upload site. You want to send a PDF/image/whatever to another user? Upload it to
anonfiles, then you can share your custom link, and whoever you send it to can download
your file anonymously.
Creator and Moderator of /r/DarkNetMarkets, very promiscuous has had relations with all
Moderators there, also is the CSS guru!
A group of individuals who are well known for ordering LSD from many vendors back in the
day of Silk Road 1.0, reagent testing it, consuming it, a writing reviews about the quality of
the products. They currently can be found on the deep web on the Majestic Garden forum.
All You’re Base, general Onionland portal
THW without the CP. Known formally as All You’re Wiki. Most people use it now.
The Administrator of Black Market Reloaded (BMR)
The level of the internet hierarchy that comes between the “surface” and the “deep web,” if
you are comparing the internet to an ocean. This includes porn, chans, and other sites that
provide you with information on how to access the deep web. Peer-to-peer file sharing
networks are also part of this level.
“Wash” your bitcoins. Bitcoins can be traced, so let’s say you received bitcoins from an
illegal activity, those coins can be traced back to you if you use them on another website that
is linked to your real identity (localbitcoins, paypal, bitstamp, MtGox etc). This handy website
will erase all traces on your coins. the service is accessible here:
An open source, peer-to-peer payment network and pseudo-anonymous digital currency being
used for almost all transaction on the darknet.
Black Market Reloaded
Also known as BMR,the oldest dark net market since Silk Road was shut down, the site is
currently offline and planned to be back with a newer version.
Wikipedia Definition: A block chain is a transaction database shared by all nodes
participating in a system based on the Bitcoin protocol
Boss of the Deep Web
A marketplace user that is not a vendor.
The practice of stealing and selling credit card information
CD (Controlled Delivery)
The technique of controlled delivery is used when a consignment of illicit drugs is detected
and allowed to go forward under the control and surveillance of law enforcement officers in
order to secure evidence against the organizers of such illicit drug traffic.
A silk road forum moderator.
Hugest faggot, avoid him more. Hosts numerous services. (Its not us who said this!)
tor hidden services / i2p / freenet / any other anonymity network
A secure offline wallet for your Bitcoins or other cryptocurrencies
When mentioned in the context of the deep web – it usually mean Child pornography,
something you should know and avoid at all cost when browsing around.
Regular internet (non TOR)
All the means of hiding and encrypting the data that you send over the internet.
A general term that describes the hidden websites hosted on the TOR / I2P and other networks
that you cannot access with regular internet connection without using some special software
or get crawled by Google and other search engines. more info can be found here
HTTP Refresh Chat
A sub Reddit meant for the discussion of the various Dark Net markets, can be found at this
Denial-of-service attack Form of an attack that is an attempt to make a machine or network
resource unavailable to its intended users, was common on Silk road, some say it was used to
locate the server location using a know tor vulnerability. Read the Wikipedia page for the
Darik’s Boot and Nuke software for wiping you harddrive from all information.
Synonymous with “Dark Net”.
The site where this list was created, can be found here: http://www.deepdotweb.com A Blog
focusing on deepweb news.
Current administrator of Silk Road 2.0.
In our context, this term is usually used to describe a disagreement between a buyer and a
seller on the markets.
a/k/a Jacob Theodore George IV, according to Homeland Security Investigations (HSI)
Digitalink was the first vendor on Silk Road selling illegal drugs to be arrested.
DoD / Coachella / HH (and some others)
A Well known scammer & troll, was eventually doxxed on some article and was not seen
A term that refers to making an order from a vendor the resides on the same country as the
You will encounter many requests for them on the darknet markets, will usually list a bitcoin
The act of posting in a public forum the personally identifying information of a pseudonym
used by an individual or the information posted therein.
Dread Pirate Roberts
The pseudonym used by the administrator of the original Silk Road market. It has been
speculated that more than one person may have been using this pseudonym, but “Ross
William Ulbricht” has been indited by the FBI as being the sole owner.
DDG/Duck Duck Go
A search engine that respects privacy.
Emergency BTC Address
An address to be held on record to send all funds to in case of a market shutdown. This would
ideally be a cold storage address with no information that could be used to connect the owner
to their identity. This address would only be checked after a market was shut down in order to
recover outstanding funds.
Using secret information to make it infeasible without knowledge of said information to
decipher the ‘cypher-text’ produced into a plain text message. This can take one of two forms,
symmetric encryption which used a shared secret that both parties must know in advance, or
public key cryptography where the information to encrypt the information differs from the
secret needed to decrypt the information.
The use of a neutral third party to ensure that a transaction payment will be made to a seller
on completion of items sent to a buyer. Generally after a purchase is made, the funds are held
‘in escrow’ to be released when the buyer states the seller has met the terms of the purchase.
Generally the third party will also offer arbitration in case of a dispute between the two
Used on The Marketplace to create multi signature transactions with a click of a button – full
usage instructions can be found in this tutorial.
New Admin Of Torchan
The Federal Bureau of Investigation. This is the USA’s state-wide police who prosecute
violations of federal laws. They do not involve themselves in violations of state law.
Finalize early. This is the release of escrow funds before the seller knows that the conditions
of the contract have been met. This is used to reduce seller risk from BTC price fluxuation,
and against market shutdown. This is also used to scam buyers as after the escrow has been
released there is no recourse for the buyer if the seller does not deliver on their promises.
A message left from a seller to the vendor, or vice versa, about how well a transactions went.
It is considered good form to not reveal any information about the methods the seller used to
ship the order nor the vendor’s or seller’s location or details. This is made publicly available
to allow users of a site to determine if they should trust the vendor or seller
Flush (Curtis Green)
An individual the FBI accuses Dread Pirate Roberts of ordering to be murdered. This person
is also accused of being ‘Chronicpain’ from the Silk Road Forums, and an employee of Silk
Road. The details of the allegations can be read – Here, here & This is a great resource.
Huge free web provider. Some of its services hosted child porn. Busted by the feds around the
same time SR was busted. SR also was hosted on it for a while before it switched to a dedi
A peer-to-peer platform for censorship-resistant communication.
Fear, Uncertainty and Doubt
Galaxy Deep Web Social Network
(http://hbjw7wjeoltskhol.onion/) is the currently most active dark net chat, a great place to
keep in touch with friends and vendors, share the newest FUD and fuck up your OPSEC while
waiting for your order to be shipped.
An online blog that reports on web trends. Notable for being one of the first major sites to
report on the existence of the Silk Road on 2011-06-01 at http://gawker.com/theunderground-website-where-you-can-buy-any-drug-imag-30818160
British Government Communications Headquarters, equivalent to the NSA in the United
Cross Marketplace search engine for the DeepWeb (see the sidebar link here)
Famous hacking phpBB board, also hosted downloads for files like zeuS.
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