How is it accessed?
What is it used for?
Should you be worried?
The dark web requires a complex understanding of encryption, computers, and the internet. This means that if a young person does begin to use the dark web, they may not use it long term.
Some young people may hear about the dark web from videos with catchy titles like ’10 disturbing things hidden on the dark web‘ or see it depicted in T.V. shows, like Netflix’s How to Sell Drugs Online (Fast), which may encourage curiosity. If a young person decides to visit the dark web with relatively good intentions, there are still risks that can impact them including: