A new report says that 80 percent of all hidden services on the Web, also called the Dark Web, deal in pedophilia.
University of Portsmouth computer scientist Gareth Owen presented the results of a six-month investigation into the collection of Tor hidden services at the Chaos Communications Congress. Tor, which stands for The Onion Router, is an anonymizing system that lets people use the Internet without revealing their identities, according to the BBC. Not surprisingly, the so-called Dark Web as full of underground drug forums, contraband markets, and the largest group, sites detailing child sexual abuse More than four out of five visits were to sites with sexual images of children, Wired reported. That's fivefold the number of visits to any online gambling or drug den.