Adware or money loss instead of your favorite World Cup game
This is the fourth and final part of our series of blogposts about the World Cup and the IT threats associated with it. Moreover, these are problems that we face right now, while our soccer stars are strutting their stuff in Brazil.
Many fans have found themselves away from the TV and looking for a live stream of a big game – but looking for live broadcasts on the Internet can cost you money or leave a malicious program on your computer.
When you search on Internet for the live Word Cup broadcast, you will sometimes find purchased advertisements that lead to fraudulent or malicious content. Here are two fresh examples of it, all set up for the World Cup: