71 percent of global citizens call for shut down of the Dark Net


Ameyaw Debrah
March 29, 2016

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– A survey conducted in 24 countries finds that a majority (71%) of global citizens agree that the ‘Dark Net’ must be shut down

– ‘Dark Net’  refers to a realm only accessible via special web browsers that allow users to surf the web anonymously

– Some of the criminal activities that take place in the ‘Dark Net’ are child abuse, selling of narcotics, planning of assassinations among others

A survey commissioned by the Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) and conducted by global research company Ipsos across has called for a shut down of the ‘Dark Internet’. The survey conducted in 24 …

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