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World Cup security well executed if you don't count the Wi-Fi

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The company providing security for one of the World Cup venues in Brazil accidentally posted a photo containing the secret Wi-Fi password. Does it really matter? Was it even a secret to begin with?

Arsenal Lotto scam spammed out via PowerPoint file

Arsenal Lotto scam spammed out via PowerPoint

Scammers use desperate measures in their attempt to trick you into believing you have won a lottery run by Arsenal Football Club.

Was UK's 2018 FIFA World Cup bid hacked by Russia? FBI investigates

FIFA World Cup hacking probe

The FBI is investigating claims that the USA and English bids to host the 2018 soccer World Cup competition had their email accounts targeted by hackers.

The successful Russian bid has denied that it participated in any dirty tricks.

David Beckham's website defaced by hackers

David Beckham's website defaced by hackers

The website of British football superstar David Beckham has been hacked, with an image of a hapless dog attempting to eat a bowl of food painted on a street sign.

Is this an own goal for the soccer ace?

World Cup DDoS blackmailer sentenced to jail

World Cup DDoS blackmailer sentenced to jail

A man who extorted money out of online gambling websites in the run-up to the 2010 Football World Cup in South Africa has been sent to jail.

Ronaldinho website Jar Jar Binks hack should be a warning to others

Ronaldinho website Jar Jar Binks hack should be a warning to others

Football star's website hacked with images of Jar Jar Binks and Osama bin Laden.

Do you know how to reduce the chances of your own website being hacked?

Facebook "likejacking" targets World Cup, BP, Shrek, UFC, ...

Facebook clickjacking scams surge

We said we thought we were going to see a lot more Facebook "likejacking", and sure enough that's exactly what's happened - there's been an explosion of pages exploiting this technique to get users to "like" pages without them even Read more…

"Cry-baby" Maradona's website hacked by Peruvian football fan

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Peruvian soccer fans have reacted to their national team's dramatic defeat at the hands of Argentina last Saturday by hacking Diego Maradona's website and calling him a "cry-baby". Maradona, the talented footballer who knocked England out of the 1986 FIFA Read more…