Results 1 to 6 of 6

Thread: Feds seize $1bn of BTC from Silk Road website

  1. #1

    Thumbs down Feds seize $1bn of BTC from Silk Road website

    __________________________________________________ ________________
    "A politician will do almost anything to keep their job, even become a patriot" - Hearst



  2. Remove this section of ads by registering.
  3. #2
    I believe it was from a hacker who stole the money from Silk Road.
    "He's talkin' to his gut like it's a person!!" -me
    "dumpster diving isn't professional." - angelatc
    "You don't need a medical degree to spot obvious bullshit, that's actually a separate skill." -Scott Adams
    "When you are divided, and angry, and controlled, you target those 'different' from you, not those responsible [controllers]" -Q

    "Each of us must choose which course of action we should take: education, conventional political action, or even peaceful civil disobedience to bring about necessary changes. But let it not be said that we did nothing." - Ron Paul

    "Paul said "the wave of the future" is a coalition of anti-authoritarian progressive Democrats and libertarian Republicans in Congress opposed to domestic surveillance, opposed to starting new wars and in favor of ending the so-called War on Drugs."

  4. #3
    Quote Originally Posted by dannno View Post
    I believe it was from a hacker who stole the money from Silk Road.
    U.S. Government did it.

    http://www.ronpaulforums.com/showthr...Bitcoin-wallet
    “Give a man a plane ticket, he flies for a short period of his life. Throw a man out of a plane, he flies for the rest of his life.”

  5. #4
    Quote Originally Posted by Pauls' Revere View Post
    No, no.

    I mean, a hacker stole the money from Silk Road, and the government got it back from the hacker.

    There is nothing wrong with that.

    Except. That they should give it back to the guy in jail who ran the Silk Road.
    "He's talkin' to his gut like it's a person!!" -me
    "dumpster diving isn't professional." - angelatc
    "You don't need a medical degree to spot obvious bullshit, that's actually a separate skill." -Scott Adams
    "When you are divided, and angry, and controlled, you target those 'different' from you, not those responsible [controllers]" -Q

    "Each of us must choose which course of action we should take: education, conventional political action, or even peaceful civil disobedience to bring about necessary changes. But let it not be said that we did nothing." - Ron Paul

    "Paul said "the wave of the future" is a coalition of anti-authoritarian progressive Democrats and libertarian Republicans in Congress opposed to domestic surveillance, opposed to starting new wars and in favor of ending the so-called War on Drugs."

  6. #5
    Does this mean BTC can be hacked and can be tracked?

  7. #6
    Quote Originally Posted by GlennwaldSnowdenAssanged View Post
    Does this mean BTC can be hacked and can be tracked?
    I would think so, but I'm unclear on how any of that works. I guess the lesson is to change your passwords.
    “Give a man a plane ticket, he flies for a short period of his life. Throw a man out of a plane, he flies for the rest of his life.”



Similar Threads

  1. Feds Charged With Stealing Money During Silk Road Investigation
    By Suzanimal in forum U.S. Political News
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 04-02-2015, 10:40 AM
  2. Silk Road website founder Ross Ulbricht found guilty on all counts
    By Suzanimal in forum U.S. Political News
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 02-06-2015, 01:13 AM
  3. Silk Road 2.0 shut down, Irish gov seizes 18 mil in BTC
    By kpitcher in forum Bitcoin / Cryptocurrencies
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: 11-08-2014, 06:15 PM
  4. Feds shut down Silk Road, BTC plunges
    By Seraphim in forum Bitcoin / Cryptocurrencies
    Replies: 14
    Last Post: 10-22-2013, 01:19 AM
  5. Silk road URL
    By Arklatex in forum Open Discussion
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 09-07-2012, 10:49 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •