The Financial Times covered the growth of the ‘threat intelligence’ sector and the how fake social media sites are the main culprit. When it comes to social media, the line between personal and professional relationships is blurred. This makes social networks a prime target for cyber criminals to try and infiltrate your networks.
“Once the door’s been forced open in this way, then the potential for reputational damage is substantial,” says Mr Foster. “Just as most businesses put in place technology measures more than a decade ago to combat email phishing of their employees, I believe many will come around to the idea that a similar approach is needed to address social media risk.”
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