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Hunting Warhead

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Rank #179 in Alternative Health category

True Crime
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How do you take down a criminal network that’s hidden in the shadows? How do you rescue child abuse victims who could be anywhere in the world? Hunting Warhead follows the journalists and police on a global mission to expose the darkest corners of the internet. What they discover shocks them. Host Daemon Fairless tracks down the investigators, survivors and criminals themselves. A co-production of CBC Podcasts and the Norwegian newspaper VG.

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How do you take down a criminal network that’s hidden in the shadows? How do you rescue child abuse victims who could be anywhere in the world? Hunting Warhead follows the journalists and police on a global mission to expose the darkest corners of the internet. What they discover shocks them. Host Daemon Fairless tracks down the investigators, survivors and criminals themselves. A co-production of CBC Podcasts and the Norwegian newspaper VG.

iTunes Ratings

910 Ratings
Average Ratings
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Podcast of the year

By jamie grisko - Dec 02 2019
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This is spectacular. Everyone needs to listen to this.

Well done

By KAREN KELY - Dec 01 2019
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While the subject content is tough to hear, the story telling is excellent. Well done.

iTunes Ratings

910 Ratings
Average Ratings
864
21
14
3
8

Podcast of the year

By jamie grisko - Dec 02 2019
Read more
This is spectacular. Everyone needs to listen to this.

Well done

By KAREN KELY - Dec 01 2019
Read more
While the subject content is tough to hear, the story telling is excellent. Well done.

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Hunting Warhead

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How do you take down a criminal network that’s hidden in the shadows? How do you rescue child abuse victims who could be anywhere in the world? Hunting Warhead follows the journalists and police on a global mission to expose the darkest corners of the internet. What they discover shocks them. Host Daemon Fairless tracks down the investigators, survivors and criminals themselves. A co-production of CBC Podcasts and the Norwegian newspaper VG.

Episode 6: Fallout

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At Faulkner’s final sentencing hearing, we finally discover the true extent of his activities on the dark web. We thought we knew everything he had been up to. We were wrong.

Nov 18 2019

54mins

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Episode 5: Becoming Warhead

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What led Benjamin Faulkner to become Warhead? And, more importantly, how do you prevent others like him from following the same path?

Nov 18 2019

1hr 6mins

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Episode 4: Impact Statement

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Jenn was home alone with her children when she received a call from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. They needed to talk to her as soon as possible. It was about her relative, Ben Faulkner.

Nov 11 2019

47mins

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Episode 3: Operation Artemis

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After the arrest of Canadian Benjamin Faulkner, Taskforce Argos has to learn how to become Warhead on Child’s Play, before its users realize that the site has been compromised. But time is running out — and very difficult moral decisions will have to be made.

Nov 11 2019

44mins

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Episode 2: Rude Awakening

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All Gordon wants for his birthday is to travel to Washington, D.C., to visit museums and see the opera. He’s completely unaware that his companion on this trip has very different plans. His friend has an alter ego, Warhead, and it turns out police are not far behind.

Nov 04 2019

44mins

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Episode 6: Fallout

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At Faulkner’s final sentencing hearing, we finally discover the true extent of his activities on the dark web. We thought we knew everything he had been up to. We were wrong.

Nov 18 2019

54mins

Play

Episode 5: Becoming Warhead

Podcast cover
Read more
What led Benjamin Faulkner to become Warhead? And, more importantly, how do you prevent others like him from following the same path?

Nov 18 2019

1hr 6mins

Play

Episode 4: Impact Statement

Podcast cover
Read more
Jenn was home alone with her children when she received a call from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. They needed to talk to her as soon as possible. It was about her relative, Ben Faulkner.

Nov 11 2019

47mins

Play

Episode 3: Operation Artemis

Podcast cover
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After the arrest of Canadian Benjamin Faulkner, Taskforce Argos has to learn how to become Warhead on Child’s Play, before its users realize that the site has been compromised. But time is running out — and very difficult moral decisions will have to be made.

Nov 11 2019

44mins

Play

Episode 2: Rude Awakening

Podcast cover
Read more
All Gordon wants for his birthday is to travel to Washington, D.C., to visit museums and see the opera. He’s completely unaware that his companion on this trip has very different plans. His friend has an alter ego, Warhead, and it turns out police are not far behind.

Nov 04 2019

44mins

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Episode 1: Hacker vs. Hacker

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Einar Stangvik is a white-hat hacker — an internet security expert with an expertise in cracking the most secure and disturbing parts of the web. He discovers a troubling phenomenon online and joins forces with journalist Håkon Høydal. It leads them to Australia, to confront two men who are running the largest child abuse site on the dark net.

Nov 04 2019

54mins

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Trailer - Hunting Warhead

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A new investigative series from CBC Podcasts and the Norwegian newspaper VG, Hunting Warhead follows an international team of police officers as they attempt to track down the people behind a massive child-abuse site on the dark web — and the morally complicated lengths authorities will go to to do so. Coming November 2019.

Sep 16 2019

2mins

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