Social networking sites such as Facebook, Twitter, Google+,Pinterest and LinkedIn are powerful, Internet based tools that allow you to meet, interact and share with people around the world. However, with all these capabilities come risks, not to just you and your computer, but your family, friends and employer. The March 2013 SANS Ouch Newsletter discusses the dangers and how to use these sites more safely. See Target: Social Networking Sites for more information on the issues and why social networking sites need to be used safely.
Be very careful…it’s dangerous out there.
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