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Facebook users open to cyberattacks, ID theft?

Discussion in 'General Webmaster Helpdesk' started by temi, Jul 31, 2007.

  1. temi

    temi Facilitator Webmaster

    As Facebook evolves from a university social network into an enterprise tool, VeriSign iDefense security experts are warning that the platform is turning into a prime attack vector for cybercriminals.
    Ryan Olson, a United States-based analyst for VeriSign's iDefense operations against the proliferation of malicious code, said that while thousands of applications being developed by third parties for Facebook users are enriching the social network's functionality, the Facebook Platform provides a perfect channel for distributing malicious software.

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