10 Cyberthreats Lurking Around The 2014 FIFA World Cup


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Fake World Cup Live Streams

Scammers can set up phony live streaming websites to attract users hoping to view a match on their mobile device or PC. The websites ultimately support phishing, spam, click fraud and other campaigns by redirecting visitors to other pages. Symantec, which has detected a variety of World Cup related threats, recommends users turn to legitimate services, including ESPN, which will offer live streams for subscribers in the U.S., and the BBC, which is streaming in the U.K.



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