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Social Networking

Social Networking

Social networking tools like Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter are a great way to share information and keep in touch. Unfortunately, like other emerging technologies, social networking sites have become easy targets for Internet criminals. Social network users often forget that the information they post, regardless of privacy settings, is available to anyone who searches the Internet.  The safest course of action is to assume that you have no privacy on social networks. Please beware that information you post can be used to steal your identity, and may be used to target you or your loved ones in other dangerous ways. Internet technologies have become a mainstream part of our society. As such, we need to know how to use the Internet safely.


Keep these tips in mind when using social networking sites: