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Michelle Singletary: Watch out for social media scams

Michelle Singletary: Watch out for social media scams | IT security & the usage of social media tools at work | Scoop.it
The North American Securities Administrators Association (NASAA) recently warned investors to look out for shady investment deals pitched by people they connect with on social networking sites.
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Facebook is trying to play nice with Germany’s IT association

Facebook is trying to play nice with Germany’s IT association | IT security & the usage of social media tools at work | Scoop.it
Elliot Schrage, Facebook's VP of Communications and Public Policy, is currently in Berlin, Germany, according to a report by Press Democrat. There, he is in talks with Germany's leading ...
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Consumerization and Government – What Does It All Mean?

Consumerization and Government – What Does It All Mean? | IT security & the usage of social media tools at work | Scoop.it

Consumerization of IT (CoIT) is slowly but surely proliferating in government, bringing newfound innovations with it. At work, at home and everywhere in between, tech-savvy workers and consumers are using the same powerful, widely-available devices and applications to stay informed, connected and productive in their professional as well as their personal lives.

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Cyber Threats to Expect in Coming Year

Cyber Threats to Expect in Coming Year | IT security & the usage of social media tools at work | Scoop.it
The year ahead will feature new and sophisticated means to capture and exploit user data, as well as escalating battles over the control of online informat...
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Global Survey on Social Media Security

In this video, Tom Clare of Websense discusses the findings of a survey conducted by Websense and the Ponemon Insitute on the use and security ramifications ...
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Can't stop the tweet: the peril—and promise—of social networking for IT

Can't stop the tweet: the peril—and promise—of social networking for IT | IT security & the usage of social media tools at work | Scoop.it
To corporate IT departments, Twitter and Facebook and LinkedIn often look like leaks waiting to happen. Or worse—like attack vectors for social engineering.
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Social media use boosts companies' security risks

Social media use boosts companies' security risks | IT security & the usage of social media tools at work | Scoop.it
Virus and malware attacks against organizations have increased because of employees using Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and other social media in the workplace, according to a global study. Of the 4,640 organizations...
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Social Insecurity: 64% Of IT Pros Cite Serious Threat - The BrainYard - InformationWeek

Social Insecurity: 64% Of IT Pros Cite Serious Threat - The BrainYard - InformationWeek | IT security & the usage of social media tools at work | Scoop.it
Ponemon survey finds that IT professionals see serious risks associated with enterprise social network use--and only 29% say they have adequate protection.
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IT pros say social media at work is good but risky: survey

IT pros say social media at work is good but risky: survey | IT security & the usage of social media tools at work | Scoop.it
Network security pros think use of social media at work is good for business, but also creates risks they don't have the tools to address, according to a Ponemon Institute survey.
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IDC Go-to-Market Services: 2011 Consumerization of IT Study: Closing the “Consumerization Gap”

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Enterprise social media use set to double by 2013: Report

Enterprise social media use set to double by 2013: Report | IT security & the usage of social media tools at work | Scoop.it
Social media use for collaboration in the enterprise is set to double by 2013, with the education, financial and professional services sectors driving the uptake, a new report claims.
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The 5 Biggest Social Media Security Risks for Businesses | Fast Company

The 5 Biggest Social Media Security Risks for Businesses | Fast Company | IT security & the usage of social media tools at work | Scoop.it
Recently I spoke with David Jacquet of the information security company, InfoSec Group, to talk about some of the security risks inherent in social media activity, and what businesses can do to protect themselves.
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[Infographie] Le hameçonnage via les médias sociaux | Websourcing.fr

[Infographie] Le hameçonnage via les médias sociaux | Websourcing.fr | IT security & the usage of social media tools at work | Scoop.it

[Infographie] Le hameçonnage via les médias sociaux... - A graphical story of phishing

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Public Wi-Fi merits security precautions | Business Monday | Money | London Free Press

Public Wi-Fi merits security precautions | Business Monday | Money | London Free Press | IT security & the usage of social media tools at work | Scoop.it
With the recent push to provide free wi-fi around downtown London, here are some important tips to help keep users of social media safe if they choose to log in over a free wi-fi network.
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IT’s Arab spring

IT’s Arab spring | IT security & the usage of social media tools at work | Scoop.it

New element to take into account: People are demanding to use their own gadgets in their jobs. Trying to thwart them is futile

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Security takes centre stage - GITEX 2011 - ITP.net

Security takes centre stage - GITEX 2011 - ITP.net | IT security & the usage of social media tools at work | Scoop.it
The issue of electronic security will take centre stage at this year’s GITEX Technology Week..
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Risks with Employee Use of Social Media

Risks with Employee Use of Social Media | IT security & the usage of social media tools at work | Scoop.it

Risks with Employee Use of Social Media ...different articles

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Internet Evolution - Security Clan Editor's Blog - Social Is an Enterprise Security Risk

Internet Evolution - Security Clan Editor's Blog - Social Is an Enterprise Security Risk | IT security & the usage of social media tools at work | Scoop.it
Social media can be malware's best friend, and they help with social engineering, too.
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Staying Safe On Social Network Sites | Duke Today Mobile

Staying Safe On Social Network Sites | Duke Today Mobile | IT security & the usage of social media tools at work | Scoop.it

"Remember, you are not the customer of a social networking site. You are the product," Biever said. "They can take the information you put on their platform and repurpose it for selling ads and data mining for advertising."

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Why Your Organization Needs A Social Networking Policy - The BrainYard - InformationWeek

Why Your Organization Needs A Social Networking Policy - The BrainYard - InformationWeek | IT security & the usage of social media tools at work | Scoop.it
The key to striking the balance between blocking social networking altogether and giving end users free reign is strong, clear policy. But it's not just about telling users what they can't do.
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IT Business - Business Advantage through Technology - Security Recent News

IT Business - Business Advantage through Technology - Security Recent News | IT security & the usage of social media tools at work | Scoop.it

Canadian biz failing in social media security

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How New Labor Guidelines Could Affect Your Social Media Policy (US)

How New Labor Guidelines Could Affect Your Social Media Policy (US) | IT security & the usage of social media tools at work | Scoop.it
The National Labor Relations Board recently released a report about cases involving social media in the workplace. Here are some key takeaways as you craft your policy.
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Facebook de plus en plus utilisé en entreprise - Journal du Net Solutions

Facebook de plus en plus utilisé en entreprise - Journal du Net Solutions | IT security & the usage of social media tools at work | Scoop.it
Facebook de plus en plus utilisé en entreprise : Aux côtés des réseaux sociaux, les terminaux mobiles favorisent la porosité entre vie personnelle et vie professionnelle. La sécurité reste le frein majeur à leur utilisation au travail.
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Comparatif des usages du Social media et de l’Email en Europe

Comparatif des usages du Social media et de l’Email en Europe | IT security & the usage of social media tools at work | Scoop.it
Comparaison européenne du social media et de l‟email ─ Dialogue interactif avec Facebook, Twitter, email & co.
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