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Following the terrorist attacks in Brussels, French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve warned of the dangers the dark net poses and how criminals can use informal, anonymous networks. “It is imperative that domestic intelligence reaches a level of expertise and mastery of these channels used by our enemies,” he said before the Senate.

The public seems to agree.

More than 70% of people globally think that the “dark net” should be shut down, according to a new survey. The Center for International Governance Innovation (CIGI), a Canadian think tank, surveyed more than 24,000 Internet users in two dozen countries  between November 20, 2015 and December 4, 2015.  It...

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