AlphaBay is a simple yet one of the most prominent darknet marketplaces which have been made by the user having username alpha02 that is meant to cater the needs of the people who are willing to sell various types of things around the world.
As soon as you turn on the VPN and open the AlphaBay URL using the Tor browser’s search engine, the first page you will be able to see is a webpage containing a Captcha created as a means of DDOS Protection. The captcha will contain a string of numbers and letters and you will be prompted to enter the exact string provided to you in a designated field. Soon after entering the captcha code, you will be verified and redirected to the home page of the deep web marketplace.
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After you enter the home page of the darknet marketplace, AlphaBay, you will be able to explore the complete marketplace including all the categories and the product listings which are both legal and illegal. The deep web marketplace has a very few listing of drugs that is proportional to nine thousand of the total listings. The other listings that are found on the AlphaBay are credit cards, jewellery, weapons and related items. The website has the highest security bearing many custom made measures that ensures a comfy business. The total listings available on the darknet market are 380403 while the drugs listing comprises of 258392 products.
NOTE: The AlphaBay Market has been seized by the Law Enforcement in July in the year 2017. The Market has been permanently taken down. The incident of the permanent take down of the AlphaBay Market was termed as the “Ultimate Seizure”. The AlphaBay was known to have generated income in thousands of Bitcoin on a per day basis for both the sellers and the website admins.