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kingstonusbcf.com Abuses Google Advertising Confirmed by Kingston Technologies To Sell Counterfeit Products

Posted by flashchiptutor on June 26, 2009

SOSFakeFlash is one of the groups in the FrankenFlash Project fighting against fraud. False capacity mp players, usb flash drives and memory cards. Recently they received reports about a site: www.kingstonusbcf.com . FakeFlashNews and SOSFakeFlash published on the subject and victims began reporting in. Kingston Technologies confirmed that this site sells counterfeit merchandise using the Kingston brand name. Based in China there appears little that can be done to shut this site down. Meanwhile buyers continue to be frauded and risk loosing data to the usb flash drives being sold.

This site relies heavily on google advertising and is reported to have it’s ads inserted into many websites. Even into sites that report about fake usb flash drives! SOSFakeFlash issued a call to the public for assistance in fighting this fraud: Read SOSFakeFlash News June 26th, 2009 . You can read more on the subject at the news site: http://fakeflashnews.wordpress.com/

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