Fighting flash fraud on Ebay

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Archive for October 4th, 2009

Counterfeit and fake capacity flash drive sold by USA ebayer

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overbuiltbarns

USA ebay member overbuiltbarns sold two of these fake flash drives. Read the rest of this entry »

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Written by fightflashfraud

October 4, 2009 at 10:04 PM

Counterfeit Kingston sold on ebay by ebayer in Australia.

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We noticed listings by seller trading-oz for 64GB Kingston DataTraveler 150 flash drives over three weeks ago but expected the listings would be removed by ebay as a result of pressure from Kingston.
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Seller registered on ebay Germany lists fraudsters’ favourite

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nk-parts

This particular model of flash drive listed by nk-parts on ebay is one commonly sold by fraudulent wholesalers in the far east. Read the rest of this entry »

Written by fightflashfraud

October 4, 2009 at 4:35 PM

Looks like another member of the singjapan gang on ebay

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fire.fox751

We think that the ebay ID fire.fox751 (registered in Singapore) is likely to belong to a new fraud ring operating on ebay. We have christened them the singjapan gang because all IDs are in Singapore and they all sing from the same “made in Japan” hymn sheet. Read the rest of this entry »

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October 4, 2009 at 1:51 PM

There is no such thing as a 120GB USB flash drive!

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speedyspeedy

Fraudster speedy*speedy made a big mistake with this listing – there is no such thing as a 120GB flash drive! Flash drives are made in different capacities from hard drives, so speedy*speedy has made a very obvious technical error here. Read the rest of this entry »

Written by fightflashfraud

October 4, 2009 at 11:00 AM

Seller in the USA lists 120GB USB flash drive

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hydrogen-water-car2008

There is no such thing as a 120GB USB flash drive; 128GB yes, 120GB no. Read the rest of this entry »

Written by fightflashfraud

October 4, 2009 at 7:10 AM