Silk Road was one of the example of Deep Web. It is a website which cannot be accessed from your normal browsers. It can only be accessed only from Tor Web Browser. Silk Road was a place where all sorts of illegal drugs were sold and Bit Coin was used as the method of payment.
No one had any clue as to how this functioned until now. Ross Ulbrich is alleged to be the mastermind behind the Online drug empire and will be charged with various offences.
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