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Social Networks Are 'Easier Targets for Cyber Criminals'


Science & Tech  (tags: social network, cyber crimes, scams, security )

Deena
- 2983 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Cyber criminals are enjoying greater degrees of success on social networks because they are easier to target and users are more likely to fall for scams sent by supposed 'friends', according to security analysts.



   

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Freya H (345)
Friday January 21, 2011, 8:48 am
This is just one more reason I adamantly refuse to get a Facebook account.
 

Brittany D (28)
Friday January 21, 2011, 10:38 am
Of course, people just accept almost anyone who wants to friend them, never think about the consequences of putting photos and their information on the site, and post stupid or hurting comments.

I deleted my facebook account years ago.
 

Juliette Calderone (91)
Friday January 21, 2011, 4:56 pm
Thankyou for your article . Noted Shared .
 

Lloyd H (46)
Friday January 21, 2011, 8:31 pm
One must note that the article does not mention 'Data Mining'.
 

Fouad M (17)
Sunday January 23, 2011, 8:27 am
I had a facebook count which was abolished, because I had no appropriate contour as this type of site. As for security on social networks, it is enough to control basic notions, and they become sure tools for his own person.
 

jane richmond (10)
Sunday May 1, 2011, 9:07 am
THANKS
 
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