About Dr. Gareth Owenson


Dr. Gareth Owenson is the CTO and Co-Founder of the dark web intelligence company Searchlight Cyber. Gareth completed his Ph.D. in Computer Science in 2007 and is a world leader in Tor dark web research. He advises governments, military, and law enforcement on dark web technologies and guides the development of a suite of technologies that have put Searchlight Cyber in the forefront of dark web investigative and intelligence efforts. Gareth co-founded Searchlight Cyber in 2017 to help governments, law enforcement, and enterprises in the fight to protect society from threats that emanate from the dark web.

Posts by Dr. Gareth Owenson

About The Dark Web Threat Intelligence

What is The Invisible Internet Project (I2P)?

Critical National Infrastructure Law Enforcement Ransomware Supply Chain

Five Takeaways From the NCSC’s Annual Review

Law Enforcement

Fighting For Child Protection On The Dark Web

Financial Services

Cybercriminals Targeting Financial Institutions From The Dark Web

Financial Services Law Enforcement

Financial Crimes on the Dark Web

Pre-Attack Intelligence Supply Chain Threat Intelligence

Three Times Supply Chain Compromise Was Visible on the Dark Web

About The Dark Web Law Enforcement

How Tor Works

About The Dark Web Law Enforcement

Clear, Deep, and Dark Web: Beyond the Iceberg