Brazil

OPSEC fail! “Super-hacker” accidentally outs himself through careless clues left on social media

Hacker VandaTheGod didn’t realise he was leaving clues scattered across Facebook and Twitter that helped security researchers uncover his true identity.

And the World Cup Security Centre’s WiFi password is…

Here’s a behind-the-scenes photograph of the World Cup security centre in Brazil.

Spot anything interesting?

Simple security tips for FIFA World Cup fans

The FIFA World Cup has kicked off in Brazil.

But if you’re travelling, what precautions should you take to stay safe online?

How millions of DSL modems were hacked in Brazil, to pay for Rio prostitutes

Brazilian hackers remotely took over 4.5 million home routers, and compromised their DNS settings in their plot to make a fortune.

And what did they spend the money on? Well, in some cases, Rio prostitutes..