Banks Snare Pedophiles by Showing Trail of Cash Paid for Abuse

Banks Snare Pedophiles by Showing Trail of Cash Paid for Abuse

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Of particular concern is a dark corner of the Internet called The Onion Router, or Tor. The service, founded by the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory to help people in countries with authoritarian governments remain anonymous, masks online identities by bouncing the signal around as many as 5,000 relays. Problem is, it’s been adopted by sex predators, money launderers and drug dealers.