Spotting and Avoiding Olympic Scams

Date Posted: Thursday, February 8, 2018

In February, the best athletes from around the world will gather in PyeongChang to test their skills against one another at the winter Olympics. Entire countries will wait with excitement to see the outcomes of individual competitions and count the medals. However, as with any high-profile event, cybercriminals and scammers will also focus on the games, using your interest in the Olympics to try to trick you into visiting malicious websites, opening malicious spam, downloading malware, and falling for scams. Below we will explore these tactics and techniques, and provide recommendations on how to spot and avoid them, so you can safely enjoy the games!

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