World Cup a haven for cyber criminals, Israeli cyber security firm warns


The 2018 FIFA World Cup isn’t just a haven for soccer fans – according to Israeli cyber security firm CyberInt, it’s a haven for cyber criminals too.

According to CyberInt, what the company calls the World Cup’s “cyber environment” – which includes nearly 800 domains using FIFA-related terms – includes 76 unofficial streaming video sites, 32 unofficial merchandise sites, 12 suspended hosting accounts, 11 gambling sites, and nine “suspicious” sites. Read more…