Social Networks = Security Threat to Companies

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Social Networks = Security Threat to Companies

A survey of 500 companies worldwide conducted by security firm Sophos found companies have a real concern about their employees being on social networks – and it’s not just because of the rampant cyberslacking. Check out this article in USA Today…

February 02, 2010
Facebook viewed as riskiest social network by companies
By Craig Ruttle, AP

Seventy percent more companies reported spam and malicious infections arrived via social networks in 2009 vs. 2008. By the end of last year, 72% of companies expressed concern that their employees' use of popular social sites could result in a security breach. And 60% of companies now consider Facebook to be the riskiest social network out there. Read more ›

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