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Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Inc.: Katy Perry's Twitter Account Was Just Hacked: Here's How To Protect Yours

How should one protect his or her Twitter account (and other social media accounts) from being compromised?
"Utilize social media alerts - people using SecureMySocial, for example, would receive alerts if inappropriate tweets were issued from their accounts (the tweets would even be automatically deleted if the alert system is so configured) - so they would know immediately that their accounts had been hijacked and be able to react far faster than otherwise."

To read the full article please click here: Inc.: Katy Perry's Twitter Account Was Just Hacked: Here's How To Protect Yours

Friday, May 20, 2016

Entrepreneur: How Social Media Jeopardizes Data Security

Sharing what you’re doing, where you’re doing it and whom you’re doing it with is a common practice for individuals and businesses on social media. Businesses don’t have the choices people do -- not when an online presence is a standard expectation. But as businesses grow and maintain various social media accounts, security becomes increasingly difficult to control. 
There was a time when data leaks were best prevented by keeping all information within the firewall. Cloud-based technology and social media have totally disrupted this, creating a void for new types of security to fill. Joseph Steinberg, CEO and Founder of SecureMySocial, built a cloud-based system that notifies users in real time if they’re posting something inappropriate on social media. We’ve all heard the horror stories of people making posts that they later regret...
To read the article please click here...