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World Cup 2014 - please be careful with Malware attacks

Kaspersky Labs warns of WC 2014 email, phishing, and social media attacks

http://www.securelist.com/en/blog/208216028/World_Cup_fake_tickets_fake_giveaways_real_attacks

QUOTE: The storm of phishing and malware attacks using the theme of the World Cup continues – some months ago we registered several malicious campaigns with this theme. To diversify the attacks and attract more victims, Brazilian cybercriminals decided to invest their efforts to spread fake giveaways and fraudulent websites selling tickets for the games at very low prices, tickets that in fact do not exist.