Satoshi Nakamoto may have been an investor in Silk Road, according to a new research paper by two Israeli computer scientists.
Steven Lloyd Sadler who lived a second life as “Nod”, one of Silk Road’s biggest sellers by volume, was cooperating as a law enforcement informant for two months.
Criminal complaint in case against Silk Road’s founder shows the site collected 9.5 million Bitcoin — of the total global supply of 11.75 million — since 2011.
The shadowy bazaar’s hyper-shadowy founder talks why it’s libertarian politics first, selling drugs second in an interview with Forbes.
Brian Krebs, an investigative journalist who covers the murky world of cyber-crime, is used to being trolled. Recently a merry band of thieves from a secretive Russian fraud forum decided to order him some heroin from the drugs and gun bazaar Silk Road, then tip off police to the incoming drugs.