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Infographic: You are not safe online!

You know when you complete an online form and give out your name, email address and personal information? Your information gets sold to other companies and can wind up in the hands of hackers and criminals who conduct identity theft. As the infographic shows, Facebook and social media are all about sharing, but you may be giving away your privacy.

Source: OnlineMarketingDegree

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Social Media

Threats and Anti-threats Strategies for Social Networking Websites

Social networking websites are not only to communicate or interact with other people globally, but also one effective way for business promotion. Relevance of the study due to the fact that with increased number of users of social networks, the number of attacks carried out by hackers to steal personal information and use of your user account in order to send unauthorized messages called spam is also raised. To address these security issues, network and security managers often turn to network policy management services such as firewall, Intrusion Prevention System (IPS), antivirus, and Data Loss Prevention systems (DLP).

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Social Media

Are we safe in social networks?

Today if you do not have a profile in social networks, you have no identification. Social network websites like Facebook, LinkedIn, Hi5, MySpace, Instagram, Badoo or another operate as our identity card with the difference that you can update it daily.