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Jim Miles – IT & IT Security Consultant – Web Sites for Growing Organizations

Tag Archives: Social Media

Blogger: “I fell for the oldest social engineering trick in the book”

I’ve written countless stories about social engineering, with security experts far and wide telling our readers never to open a link from someone we don’t know. We’ve also published advice about making sure a message from a friend is for real before opening. That didn’t stop me from falling for one of the oldest tricks in the book.

Go ahead and have a good laugh at my expense. I deserve it.

via I fell for the oldest social engineering trick in the book | CSO Blogs.

A guide to Facebook security and privacy

The following primer will address the security and privacy settings both offered and seemingly excluded by Facebook. After reading, you should understand the basics for securing and controlling the privacy of your Facebook account, as well as a fundamental grasp of why proper privacy management on Facebook is important.

via A guide to Facebook security and privacy – Security.