Adam DiStefano con The Weaponization of Social Media (English Edition)
Social media has revolutionized the way businesses both communicate and operate. The creation of social media has afforded organizations the opportunity to expand their global reach, increase their sales, and increase brand recognition. However, as organizations have found new ways to implement social media into their daily business practices, cyber criminals have also been using social media to target businesses for financial gain. With cyber criminals weaponizing social media, organizations will now more than ever need to find ways to protect themselves from threats that exceed the bounds of traditional cyber-attacks. This research is aimed to identify the biggest threats facing corporations using social media from a cyber security perspective. Additionally, this research identified the tactics, techniques, and procedures used by cyber criminals when targeting corporate social media accounts. Lastly, the research conducted sought to provide recommendations to help organizations that are utilizing social media to mitigate the risks associated with the attacks that cyber criminals are using.