Ceding Violation of Privacy and Right Approach to the Social Media Security

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It can’t be ignored that the advent of the 21st century brought various remarkable expansion in the field of IT field that every individual find it viable for everyday purpose. Virtual world took place rapidly and individuals having shortage of time find it the most significant mode to connect with the outer world in no time. The need of virtual world is growing each and every aspect with coming of Facebook, twitter, LinkedIn, My Spacey and many others for sharing one’s personal experience to messages to their friends. 
 
Besides all significant development in field of communication, a great ruckus is observed. The rise in the popularity among people and familiarity leaving any differential space for all age. What more important to examine is the growing unlawful permeation and its consequences, cyber bullying, abuses and virtual sexual and other immoral activities. 
 
The most vulnerable is the virtual community and easily prey of hackers, spammers and virtual thieves. In order to avoid these unbearable circumstances people are usually advised to  take attention on the security during surfing or visiting social networking sides and ignore things that appear to be suspicious.
 
Website security testing is significant before joining social networks where personal information is given. The best is to maintain absolute distance with the unknown web application unknown that usually surfers get through emails.  Breach in the privacy can be easily ceded through changing password frequently after a period of time. 
 
Everyday we get a number of e-mails about lotteries and request for release of money through an international bank because person has been selected due to some specific reason.  Cyber burglar on the pretext of these also request to provide essential numbers most preferably account numbers in order to transfer the money to the person’s account.  Personal information like financial account details, cell phone numbers, number and pin of credit cards, an address of social security numbers considered to be significant in terms of privacy never be shared to maintain social media security. 
 
Apart from sharing information that contains privacy, acceptance of friendship request of an unknown individual on the social networking sites should also be ignored. Pay no attention to fake profiles usually made to submit personal details. Clicking and opening of a link received through social networking sites should be carefully manoeuvred for social media security. 
 
Other viable strategy is for website security testing is avoidance of spam. Antivirus and firewalls must be installed to disregard the infiltration of unauthorized entry to the personal computer. It is good to update copies of software for further use. 
 
Putting false information through social media has been considered as the most sinister risk for global workforce that completely depends on virtual world. Incidents of virtual fraudulence and burglaries are often reported through news that must be kept in mind for social media security. 
 
Social media has made unprecedented reach among people. There is the other positive side of it instead of multiple faults. Policy of privacy concern should be maintained necessarily for website security testing. Applying to the policy and technology is the sole method to stop the violation of privacy.  
 
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Ceding Violation of Privacy and Right Approach to the Social Media Security

This article was published on 2013/09/13