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Fake money forum founder charged with counterfeiting

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A US national based in Uganda has been charged with running a major global counterfeiting operation, which used an online forum to connect buyers and sellers of forged currency.

Cyber Monday sting seizes 132 counterfeit-selling sites

Take Down: Cyber Monday sting seizes 132 counterfeit-selling sites

Agents in the US and Europe celebrated the Cyber Monday online shopping blitz by seizing 132 domain names and shutting down dozens of sites that were allegedly selling counterfeit or falsely labeled goods to unsuspecting buyers.

UK police hunting down thousands who bought identity fraud packages from Confidential Access website

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Met Police are looking for the 11,000 customers who bought fake IDs, driving licences, bank statements, tips on how to commit fraud and other illegal files from the site.

Apple fakery, DNS hack, DigiNotar, Linux, Wikileaks - 60 Sec Security


Lots of readers said they'd like to see our 'news-with-a-conscience' videos more than once a month.

So here you go. 60 Second Security, once every two weeks.

Apple hires fake Viagra expert to stop counterfeit iDevices


WikiLeaks cables show Apple's strategy for cracking down on counterfeit Apple products (and stores!) included hiring anti-counterfeit specialists who previously spent their time finding fake Viagra.