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What is the dark web?

The dark web is a matrix of encrypted, hidden websites that are only accessible via special browsers. Despite playing host to whistleblowers sites like WikiLeaks, it can also be a breeding ground for illicit activity such as terrorism and drugs. We look at the dark web's history and how it works. Get the latest headlines: Subscribe: Like us on Facebook: Follow us on Twitter: Follow us on Google+ and are websites of The Daily Telegraph, the UK's best-selling quality daily newspaper providing news and analysis on UK and world events, business, sport, lifestyle and culture.
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