Topic: Challenges to internal security through communication networks, role of media and social networking sites in internal security challenges, basics of cyber security; money-laundering and its prevention
6) What is Darknet?Are Dark Web and Deep Web one and the same? Discuss in detail the associated concerns of the same.(250 words)
Why this question:
The Kerala police have set up a state-of-the-art lab complete with enabling software to intervene and crack down on the rising criminal activities over the Darknet, known as the underworld of the Internet.
Key demand of the question:
One has to clearly explain the concepts of Darknet and Deep Web. Explain in what way the two are different from each other.
Structure of the answer:
In brief define what is DarkNet.
Explain in detail that Dark Net is an umbrella term describing the portions of the Internet not open to public view or hidden networks whose architecture is superimposed on that of the Internet and on the contrary Deep Web is the area of the Internet which is not accessible through search engines. What can be accessed through search engines is called Surface Web.
Discuss in depth the concerns associated with the two.
Conclude with way forward.