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dark net

See darknet.



darknet

(1) See dark Web.

(2) A server that collects packets from an attacker. It provides no services other than to receive packets for analysis. Any packets sent to the darknet are most likely malware, because its IP address is not published. The server must have been scanned and detected as vulnerable to attack. See honeypot and topsite.



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