Following is another fine OUCH! article that merits your attention. Even if you're not a Social Media participant, it's helpful to know how you are swept into others' Social Media orbits when you are referred to. - Ned Schumann
SANS OUCH! for July: Social Media
Social media sites, such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn, are amazing resources, allowing you to meet, interact and share with people around the world. However, all this power also brings risk for you, your family, friends and employer. In this newsletter, we explain what these dangers are and how to use these sites securely and safely.
A common concern with social media is protecting your personal information. Potential dangers include:
Impacting Your Future
Attacks Against You
Accidentally Harming Your Employer
In addition to privacy concerns, here are some steps to help protect your social media accounts and online activities: