What Associations Must Know About Social Networking


We're doing one on Wednesday Oct 8 at Hotel Monaco in Alexandria, and another in DC at ASAE on Oct 23. Related articles by Zemanta Catch SocialFish live, and see how simple social media really is. Is your interest piqued? I'm doing a roadshow panel with Andy Steggles, Greg Fine and some other cool peeps for the Avectra Academy. It's free! Come hang out with us and ask us questions about this hot topic. Register here !

Protect Yourself Before You Wreck Yourself: Understanding Security Threats

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Spear phishing is one step beyond a scam letter from a long lost billionaire uncle in Monaco who wants to give you his fortune in exchange for your credit card information. The phishers scan social networking sites and find your page, your email address, and recent posts from you. Being a spear phishing target can be prevented by keeping your social media profiles private or limiting how much you share online.