counterfeits

Another Day Another Hack

This Counterfeit iPhone Is Riddled With Backdoors and Malware

Fake devices look real but are rife with unpatched operated systems, outdated kernels, and a universe of dodgy backdoors and malware, researchers have found.
Karl Bode
8.14.19
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Trump starts broadcasting on Facebook Live, terrorists kill at least 59 at a police college in Pakistan, right-to-carry laws may actually make campuses less safe, and more.
VICE Staff
10.25.16
News

Province-Wide Warning About Bootleg Fentanyl in Recreational Drugs Issued in Ontario

With the fentanyl being disguised as prescription pills and entering the MDMA, cocaine, and meth supplies in the province, doing drugs is becoming more dangerous.
Allison Tierney
8.29.16
News

Everything We Know About Counterfeit Fentanyl Pills, Which May Have Killed Prince

Bootleg fentanyl from China has flooded the illicit opioid market in both the US and Canada.
VICE Staff
8.22.16
Stuff

How to Print $250 Million in Fake Money and (Mostly) Get Away With It

Over Goldschlager, Frank Bourassa tells us how he got caught, but is still a free man.
Brigitte Noël
7.23.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

'Hamilton' Could Ruin Plans to Get a Woman on the American $10 Bill

Treasury Secretary Jack Lew was really into the idea of putting a woman on money, but then he saw Lin Miranda-Manuel's musical.
Helen Donahue
4.14.16
Fashion

An Interview with a Serbian Smuggler Who Sells Chinese Counterfeit Luxury Clothing

Miki's traveled to Beijing 88 times in the last 15 years to procure knockoff goods for his "boutique."
Daniel Bukumirovic
5.27.15
News

North Korea's Got a Big Crystal Meth Problem

A New Report Details the Hermit Kingdom's Infamous Meth Production and Rising Addiction Rates.
Nathan Thompson
4.25.14