World Cup matchup: FIFA vs the hackers

FIFA's networking partner Avaya is expecting hackers to launch attacks against the World Cup's network, as the first game of the long awaited soccer tournament in Germany draws closer.

Roger Jones, Avaya's business development manager for Europe, the Middle East and Africa, said he expected malicious computer users to reprise the to-date unsuccessful denial-of-service attacks against the networks servicing the 2002 World Cup, the 2003 Women's World Cup and the Confederations Cup, the warm-up tournament for Germany 2006. World Cup matchup: FIFA vs. the hackers | Tech News on ZDNet

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