Crawling onion websites.From our data we detected country specific identifiers. These identifiers are
- IP addresses
- Domain names
- Most common names per country
- Phone numbers with country code
- Social security numbers
- GPS-coordinates from image metadata.
With these identifiers we are able point that a certain darkweb web page is related to a country. For example, IP addresses can be resolved to physical locations.
IP addresses on darkweb data located on ASEAN area map. Data from 2016 to 2019.
Similarly, we located most common names per country, phone numbers with country code, social security numbers, and languages. We scaled and combined these values.
Darkweb activity (most common names per country, phone numbers with country code, social security numbers, and languages) located on ASEAN countries. Data from 2016 to 2019.
Some of the images shared on darkweb contain image metadata with GPS-location. This location is the location where the photograph was taken. Normally users and web services are removing this delicate information. However, few images found contained the location information.
Images on darkweb located according to GPS coordinates in image metadata. Data from 2016 to 2019. Blue marker shows the images which are actually hosted inside darkweb. Yellow marker shows images which are shared on darkweb but actually hosted on deepweb.