The dark side of social media influencers: facilitating counterfeit trade
The success of the deviant social media influencers lies in exploiting certain consumer characteristics that make them susceptible to their charms.
Website spoofing: What to know about counterfeit domain names to keep from getting scammed
Have you ever visited the website of a well-established brand but something about it didn't seem right? That may not have been the brand's website at all.
HP study illuminates booming counterfeit print supply industry
Businesses that purchase print supplies are in danger of falling victim to the multi-billion dollar industry of counterfeits and fakes.
Europol cracks down on counterfeit sites; arrests 12 people
Europol and law enforcement authorities from 26 countries have dismantled an online counterfeit goods ring and arrested 12 people.
How ID cards can use visual security to make counterfeiters weep
One look at a well-crafted identity card could tell counterfeiters that they’re defeated before they even try.
Counterfeit seizures prompt warnings to reseller community
Retailers selling counterfeit or unsafe products could face significant penalties of up to $1.1 million - or imprisonment.
Protecting brand New Zealand
Counterfeiting is one of the fastest growing economic crimes of modern times. Innovative and cost-effective tech solutions are now able to tackle this.
Smartphone fakes fail at the border
Smartphones and other electronic goods were among the most common fakes intercepted by New Zealand Customs in 2014, with Customs warning counterfeit electronics could be dangerous.