Despite evidence of of some increasing spam wariness on the part of Facebook and other social network users, it's a pretty good indication that a reminder of social net risks is in order for your employees.
Whatever your company's policy is regarding social networking in the workplace, employees should be given some basic advice:
Don't click on links (no matter how fascinating the material they promise)
Don't accept unsolicited or unfamiliar Friend requests
Basic stuff, mostly commonsense -- but with declining Facebook spam conversion rates still running at close to 50%, a little commonsense is undoubtedly in order -- especially if you're letting people use social networks over your business's network.
The reason the spammers love Facebook isn't just that it's so popular -- it's that Facebook users have tended to be almost giddily enthusiastic about the service and the material that comes their way through it. They click without thinking, at a higher rate than they would click on similar material coming their way via e-mail.
Tamp down the giddiness a bit, and you'll be less likely to have your business or employees compromised when the opportunity comes to click on a really bad link.
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