16 May 2007

Saux Faux No Mo

The Washington Times
reports that Chinese hackers are using their skills for something stylish: They're breaking into the computers of major fashion houses and stealing images of status bags, to be copied and sold on the street at slashed prices. Fab!

While ripping off a bag is nothing new, hacking into a computer brings something new to the game: With stolen patterns and graphics, fake makers can knock off bags with even more accuracy than before.

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