SilkRoad Server Status

John jnn at
Thu Jul 21 13:26:30 PDT 2016

On July 21, 2016 3:40:13 PM EDT, grarpamp <grarpamp at> wrote:
>On 7/21/16, John <jnn at> wrote:
>> But they did find his "hidden" server and get it cloned before all of
>When this last came up I don't recall it being clear beyond
>speculation how they found it. Are there now links to any
>investigative journalist who has since said how this was done,
>and backed up their work with case docs / official statements?

Not to my knowledge, but I haven't searched around lately. The initial FBI claim, as I recall, was that the server had a captcha that was leaking the real IP, so no tor hack was needed. But I think that may have been bullshit. 

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