Darknet Diaries

Episodes

EP 66: Freakyclown

Freakyclown is a physical penetration tester. His job is to break into buildings to test the security of the building. In this episode we hear stories of some of these missions he's been on.

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EP 65: PSYOP

PSYOP, or Psychological Operations, is something the US military has been doing to foreign audiences for decades. But what exactly is it? And what's the difference between white, gray, and black PSYOP missions? We talk to PSYOP specialists to lear...

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EP 64: The Athens Shadow Games

Vodafone Greece is the largest telecom provider in Greece. But in 2004 a scandal within the company would pin them to be top of the news cycle in Greece for weeks. Hackers got in the network. And what they were after took everyone by surprise.

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EP 63: w0rmer

The hacker named w0rmer was active within AnonOps. These are Anonymous Operations which often organize and wage attacks on websites or people often with the purpose of social justice. Eventually w0rmer joined in on some of these hacking escapades ...

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EP 62: Cam

Cam's story is both a cautionary tale and inspirational at the same time. He's been both an attacker and defender. And not the legal kind of attacker. He has caused half a million dollars in damages with his attacks. Attacks that arose from a feel...

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EP 61: Samy

Samy Kamkar is a hacker. And while he's done a lot of stuff, he's best known for creating the Samy Worm. Which spread its way through a popular social media site and had crazy results.

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EP 60: dawgyg

This is a story about the hacker named dawgyg and how he made over $100,000 in a single day, from hacking.

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EP 59: The Courthouse

In this episode we hear from Gary and Justin. Two seasoned penetration testers who tell us a story about the time when they tried to break into a courthouse but it went all wrong.

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EP 58: OxyMonster

OxyMonster sold drugs on the darknet market Dream Market. Something happened though, and it all came crashing down.

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EP 57: MS08-067

Hear what goes on internally when Microsoft discovers a major vulnerability within Windows.

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