And the threat continues…

Have you ever thought warily of Facebook friend requests from various sources? Recently, Facebook has become the new platform for hacker attacks, according to a recent research (Scottish Business Resilience Centre) 2XB92VMSW6PK. It has been found from the Scottish Business Resilience Centre study that hackers these days are targeting Facebook and Twitter users. In this way, they get to steal their personal details, sometimes including their bank account numbers and more such information. One of the ways is to befriend users by creating fake user profiles and then hack company computers.

A Report (made by PwC):

  • Over the past one year, 87% small sized businesses have suffered from IT breach.
  • External perpetrators or unethical hackers that were out of organization are reported to be 63%.
  • The breaches those were made by the social media profiles of the employees by intruding through unauthorized access are 57%.

Owing to the rising threat areas organizations are focusing on hiring IT security professionals and internal ethical hackers to have prepare strict policies and maintain a check on many information security areas.

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