World Cup 2018 Wi-Fi hotspots could be a major security risk

Football fans heading to Russia for the World Cup 2018 have been warned to be on their guard when connecting to local Wi-Fi networks.

Security researchers from Kaspersky Lab have published new research showing that a large number of connections in the country pose potential security risks for anyone logging on.

Overall, 7,176 public Wi-Fi access points in World Cup 2018 host cities were found to be insecure – around 20 per cent of the total number.

https://www.techradar.com/news/world-cup-2018-wi-fi-hotspots-could-be-a-major-security-risk

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