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Dutch Man (Vendor: SuperTrips) To Plead Guilty To Selling Illegal Drugs For Millions On Shuttered Silk Road

As It was Published on the justice.gov website press release: CHICAGO — A Dutch man who allegedly used the shuttered Silk Road underground website to sell illegal drugs for bitcoins worth millions of dollars has agreed to plead guilty to a federal drug conspiracy charge filed against him today.  The defendant, CORNELIS JAN SLOMP, through his attorney, authorized the government ... Read More »

Agora Marketplace Changes Url Due to Heartbleed SSL Bug

Update: Market is back up and running at the new url:  http://agorahooawayyfoe.onion.rent/register/Gc2h4eoFAE Agora Marketplace was taken down by its admins due to the Heartbleed bug – to move it servers and change the sites url, if you try to browse the old site you will now get the below message, listing the new urls – they say that the site ... Read More »

Ross Ulbricht’s Lawyer Moves To Drop All Charges

In an article posted at forbes today it was mentioned that: In a motion filed over the past weekend, Ulbricht’s lawyer Joshua Dratel argued that all charges against his client should be dropped, including accusations of conspiracy to traffic in narcotics, launder money, hack computers, and run a “continuing criminal enterprise,” a charge often called the “kingpin” statute and used ... Read More »

DoctorX “Ask a Drug Expert Physician” Thread – Now on The Hub Forums!

For those of you not familiar with DoctorX, Probably the most important harm reduction initiative for the DarkNetMarket community in the past year  – Dr. Fernando Caudevilla, a Spanish Physician who has been offering professional advice about Drugs and Health during the last year in Silk Road1 and Silk Road2 forums: http://web.archive.org/web/20131015051405/https://dkn255hz262ypmii.onion.rent.to/index.php?topic=147607.0 http://silkroad5v7dywlc.onion.rent/index.php?topic=314.0 As he told us yesterday – He ... Read More »

Pandora Marketplace Hacked: Losing $250,000 in BTC

Update: Withdrawals are working again. We had a quiet couple of weeks but now a claim from the Pandora Marketplace  admin (Alice) was published stating that guess what…. the market was hacked, losing around 50% of all the BTC totaling at around $250,000 value (somewhere around 425BTC at the current rate), we know this drill very well by now with ... Read More »

Silk Road 2.0 Admin: 13.2% Of the Stolen Bitcoins Fully Repaid

It was only one month ago when the Silk Road was hacked (or scammed, whatever version you prefer) and all bitcoins were stolen, few days later, Defcon, the site admin made a statement that all the stolen funds will be repaid by transferring the sites commission to the customers and vendors that had their money stolen during the hack (or ... Read More »

Another Marketplace Doxxed: “HansaMarket”

Well, it was quiet couple of weeks, there was a new market who popped up about a week ago called HansaMarket, It appears that the security they had was not very good to say the least so, once again one of the security guys was able to find the real ip of the market and post in on irc2p, later ... Read More »

Silk Road Sub Reddit Is No More

Edit:Subreddit has been reopened Due to the recent events of silk road being hacked and all the other technical problems – along with the common belief that silk road is not a safe marketplace to us, the well known Silk road Sub reddit is no more! For the past week or so the moderators debated privately if they should privatize ... Read More »

Twittor – Launched & Hacked in 2 Hours (Password was: 123123123…)

Update: Site was taken down until the issues are fixed and now displaying this on the homepage: The Main Story: A new and seemingly nice service was launched today and published on Reddit, this service is called Twittor – basically an onion based twitter, this was the launch post on Reddit: We registered to have a look around this service ... Read More »

Defcon’s Latest post: We Will Repay The Stolen Funds

Update: Alleged Silk Road 2.0 Hacker Doxxed!? I Spent half of this day contemplating if should post this as just another chapter of this drama, and decided why not, we should have this on the record, the latest statement from the hacked Silk road 2 admin, claiming he will make it up to everyone and will no collect any commision ... Read More »

Agora Warning: “Error: Could not withdraw.”

Update:  Seems to be fixed Now Its not easy becoming the most popular marketplace in a single day, and that’s what happened to “Agora marketplace”, after the Silk Road 2 Hack –  being the place most people migrated to, they are probably having a massive influx in their traffic, causing some technical difficulties,  but whatever the case might be that ... Read More »

Silk Road 2.0 Admin: Silk Road is Not Dead

Update 2: Alleged Silk Road 2.0 Hacker Doxxed!? Update: Defcon’s Latest post: We Will Repay The Stolen Funds Defcon, The Current Silk Road 2.0 admin just released a news statement, the first on to come since the site was allegedly hacked, you chose what you want to believe: It seems a bit too late to be addressing most of these ... Read More »

Black market Reloaded Forum Seized In Iran

Put the Silk Road Drama Aside For a minute, it seems that the Black market reloaded forums – the only remains from Black market reloaded the marketplace who was shut down near the end of 2013, was seized by the Iranian police (i had no idea you can host a website in Iran):   Its pretty easy to assume its ... Read More »