A typical sales web page through the initial Silk Road, now reconstructed; the site sells illegal drugs, weapons, and more.
Just one month following the FBI seized and shut straight down Silk path the world wide web site understood as the Amazon.com of drugs, weapons and worse it is right back. Yup, into the annals of criminal history, that one has to be up there in the chutzpah department; it’s like the abilities behind your website are totally thumbing their collective noses at U.S. federal authorities.
Are Bitcoins and Silk Road Founders Aligned?
Even more shocking, new allegations tie Silk Road’s founder Ross William Ulbricht aka Dread Pirate Roberts until their FBI takedown last thirty days towards the still publicly unidentified initial creator of Bitcoins, the digital currency solely utilized to fund illegal goods and services on the old and site that is now new.
The allegations stumbled on light after two Israeli experts one a cryptographer readied a soon-to-be-published paper that claims that the FBI seizure in fact just got their fingers on about 22 percent of the $80 million in commissions Ulbricht’s web site had garnered from sales of an estimated $1.2 billion; sales on everything which range from assault tools to illegal narcotics of any kind and also for hit men services for hire.
Dorit Ron and Adi Shamir will be the two researchers that have brought these allegations to light, incorporating (more…)