Ownership of the online black market Silk Road is being passed around from person to person, the current owner revealed in an interview with Forbes’ Andy Greenberg, published Wednesday.
“[Dread Pirate] Roberts isn’t actually the site’s founder, he revealed in our interview. He credits Silk Road’s creation to another, even more secretive entrepreneur whom he declined to tell me anything about and who may have used the ‘Dread Pirate Roberts’ nom de guerre before it was assumed by the person I interviewed.”
Read the full article at Forbes. I wrote up a summary at the Daily Dot.