Hackers are disguising viruses as illegal downloads ahead of the show’s hotly anticipated final season, which airs this week. Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to pirate the episodes so they don’t have to shell out for pricey TV packages. And it seems cyber criminals are jumping on the chance to scam viewers as they scour the web for downloads. Security researchers from Kaspersky Lab say cyber criminals often use popular TV shows to spread viruses – and Game of Thrones is their weapon of choice.
Source: The Sun