The Holidays always bring out the best and worst in people. It sparks a joyous and giving spirit among most people. Unfortunately this spirit is what brings out the attackers and scammers. They are always ready and willing to prey on the good intentions of others. As you are doing your holiday shopping or giving back, keep in mind the methods they use and protect yourselves using our tips below. Just remember that the holiday season always sees an increase in scams over social media, phone and email so treat everything with caution.
Social Media Security Risks: Facebook Security
Social media is a wonderful tool for staying in touch and making connections, but as with anything in the technology world, there are always people looking to find ways to use it for personal gain. Phishing and Social Engineering attacks are well known methods of using technology to steal money, identities or information. And while most people are aware these attacks exist, they may not realize social media is simply another avenue through which they are executed. Learn how to manage some of these social media risks by improving your Facebook security.
Topics: Social Media