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Andy Greenberg / Wired:
Ross Ulbricht's closest confidant at Silk Road, known as Variety Jones, remains elusive   —  Ross Ulbricht Didn't Create Silk Road's Dread Pirate Roberts.  This Guy Did  —  More than 14 months after his arrest, Ross Ulbricht has been convicted of being the Dread Pirate Roberts …
Feb 10, 2015, 6:05 AMIn context
Andy Greenberg / Wired:
Prosecutors Trace $13.4M in Bitcoins From the Silk Road to Ulbricht's Laptop   —  If anyone still believes that bitcoin is magically anonymous internet money, the US government just offered what may be the clearest demonstration yet that it's not.  A courtroom PowerPoint presentation traced hundreds …
Jan 29, 2015, 8:40 PMIn context
Andy Greenberg / Wired:
Ulbricht Confessed to Running Silk Road, His College Friend Testifies   —  In this courtroom sketch, defendant Ross Ulbricht listens to proceedings from the defense table during opening arguments in his criminal trial in New York, Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015.  Elizabeth Wlliams/AP
Jan 23, 2015, 10:45 AMIn context
Andy Greenberg / Wired:
DHS suspected Mt. Gox CEO Mark Karpeles may have been Silk Road's mastermind, Dread Pirate Roberts   —  DHS Believed Mt. Gox CEO Might Have Been Silk Road's Secret Mastermind  —  Long before the Department of Homeland Security set its sights on a 29-year-old named Ross Ulbricht …
Jan 15, 2015, 6:00 PMIn context
Andy Greenberg / Wired:
Peerio announces free desktop productivity suite for end-to-end encryption of email, files, and IMs; mobile versions coming soon   —  The Free Encryption App That Wants to Replace Gmail, Dropbox, and HipChat  —  Cryptographers devote their careers to the science of securing your communications.
Jan 14, 2015, 9:20 PMIn context
Andy Greenberg / Wired:
FBI Director: Sony's ‘Sloppy’ North Korean Hackers Revealed Their IP Addresses   —  The Obama administration has been tightlipped about its controversial naming of the North Korean government as the definitive source of the hack that eviscerated Sony Pictures Entertainment late last year.
Jan 7, 2015, 2:30 PMIn context
Andy Greenberg / Wired:
Over 80 Percent of Dark-Web Visits Relate to Pedophilia, Study Finds   —  The mysterious corner of the Internet known as the Dark Web is designed to defy all attempts to identify its inhabitants.  But one group of researchers has attempted to shed new light on what those users are doing under the cover of anonymity.
Dec 30, 2014, 8:05 PMIn context
Andy Greenberg / Wired:
Google's new API for reCAPTCHA doesn't rely on distorted word test, instead uses cues like cookies, mouse movements, IP addresses and requires only one click   —  Google Can Now Tell You're Not a Robot With Just One Click  —  When Alan Turing first conceived of the Turing Test in 1947 …
Dec 3, 2014, 12:50 PMIn context
Andy Greenberg / Wired:
How the Russian Anonymous Marketplace has maintained a thriving dark web drug trade for more than two years   —  How a Russian Dark Web Drug Market Outlived the Silk Road (And Silk Road 2)  —  Silk Roads come and Silk Roads go.  But after every law enforcement crackdown shakes the dark web …
Nov 16, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Andy Greenberg / Wired:
Operation Onymous busted several contraband markets, arrested 17, captured $1M in bitcoin, seized 414 “.onion” domains used by Tor   —  Authorities Begin Scorched-Earth Purge of the Internet Underground  —  When “Operation Onymous” first came to light yesterday …
Nov 7, 2014, 7:55 AMIn context

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