News Feed
  • DrugHub has agreed to fully refund all users who lost money in the SuperMarket exit scam.  
  • Retro Market has gone offline. Circumstances of the closure unknown.  
  • SuperMarket has closed following an exit scam by one of the admins.  
  • The admin of Incognito Market, Pharoah, has been arrested by the FBI several months after exit scamming.  
  • Popular P2P exchange LocalMonero has announced it is closing.  

Darknet User Guides

When using the darknet / dark web, it is incredibly important to ensure that you have good OpSec (operational security). Here at Torhoo! we have provided a range of useful guides to help ensure you stay safe, and educate yourself about different technologies.

Guide Description

How to use PGP (Windows / Linux)
A detailed guide on how to use the Kleopatra PGP client, including setting up a PGP key, encrypting a message and decrypting a message.

Choosing the right crypto wallet for you
A guide to some of the most popular BTC, XMR and multi-currency cryptocurrency wallets including Electrum, Feather, Exodus and more.

Guide to Tails OS for darknet activity
A detailed guide about on how to download and install Tails OS to a USB stick which can then be used on any compatible PC for conducting secure browsing and activity on the Tor network.

A beginner's guide to Monero
Information on how to safely obtain and spend Monero (XMR), and the benefits of using it over other non-privacy oriented cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin.

How does phishing work?
Guide detailing how phishing works in practice and some simple steps you can take to avoid being phished.

How to safely configure the Tor browser
Guide to the key steps of ensuring the Tor Browser is safely configured to minimise your risk of vulnerabilities to exploits, such as those commonly targeted at users with javascript activated.

Using XMPP (Jabber) for Communications
Want to be able to communicate with others using the popular XMPP (Jabber) protocol? This guide explores two of the most popular programs, Gajim and Pidgin.

How to use I2P (The Invisible Internet Project)
An explanation of what I2P is and a step by step guide on how to install it for Windows or Linux.