Best podcasts and episodes about the dark web

Change your passwords, lock your doors, save everything on your hard drive, and tune into stories about the internet’s darkest corners. We’ve rounded up some podcasts and episodes all about the Dark Web and some true crime investigations tracking down cyber criminals.

There are episodes about The Silk Road’s creator Ross Ulbricht, hacking, data breaches, and more cyber crimes. Tune in to hear interviews with hackers, investigative journalists tracking down criminals, and law enforcement.

Hunting Warhead

Hunting Warhead

Listen to ‘Hunting Warhead’

On CBC True Crime’s “Hunting Warhead,” host Daemon Fairless joins journalists and law enforcement scouring the internet’s darkest corners and finds the investigators, survivors and criminals involved in some of the most disturbing cases.

Darknet Diaries

Darknet Diaries

Listen to ‘Darknet Diaries’

Host Jack Rhysider brings listeners through cyber crimes in “Darknet Diaries.” Learn more about crimes like hacking, data breaches, election rigging, cyber attacks, and many more. Episodes interview folks like a Google Project Zero researcher, Brett Johnson AKA Gollumfun who partook in sites like Counterfeit Library and Shadow Crew, and penetration testers from the field.


Sticks & Stones presents “Hacked,” a technology podcast hosted by Jordan Bloemen (communicator/ storyteller) and Scott Francis Winder (technologist/computer security hobbyist). Check out recent episodes on “Dr. Ransomware,” campus security, the “Trojan Phone,” the world of private investigators, and much more.

Malicious Life

Listen to ‘Malicious Life’

Cybereason’s “Malicious Life” explores some of the biggest computer hacks ranging from millions of dollars stolen to spies’ roles in elections, teenagers stopping a rocket launch, and more. Author and cybersecurity expert Ran Levi brings listeners through cybersecurity’s history and interviews people who experienced these kinds of events firsthand.

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Casefile True Crime

Listen ‘Case 76: Silk Road (Part 1)’ on ‘Casefile’

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