NEWS FROM THE LAB - Friday, June 11, 2010

Wr0ld Cup 2010 Posted by Sean @ 14:05 GMT

The 2010 FIFA World Cup starts today in South Africa.


Four years ago, in 2006, we were on the lookout for football themed malware. Here's one example of a football themed e-mail worm.

Today, in 2010, we're more likely to see Search Engine Optimization (SEO) attacks as folks search for news and information on the matches and players. So avoid too many web searches if you can.

Here's the official website for the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA). This is the safest place to start looking for information and official partners.

We did a poll four years ago, so let's do another:

What football team are you rooting for in the 2010 FIFA World Cup?