Social Networks & SecurityIsuru Sameera
What is Social Network ? • A social networking service is an online service, platform,   or site that focuses on facilitat...
Social Networking Web Sites •   Facebook •   Twitter •   LinkedIn •   Hi5 •   Google + http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_o...
Benefits • Low Costs • Connections • Staying informed   about the world • Increase leads and sales
Issues •   Privacy •   Data mining •   Access to information •   Potential for misuse •   Risk for child safety •   Trolli...
Demonstration     Facebook         Account Settings         Privacy Settings
References • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Social_networking_service
Questions ?
THANK YOU!   Email      : is.wijesinghe@gmail.com   Facebook   : www.facebook.com/isurusameera
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Social networks and security

  1. 1. Social Networks & SecurityIsuru Sameera
  2. 2. What is Social Network ? • A social networking service is an online service, platform, or site that focuses on facilitating the building of social networks or social relations among people who, for example, share interests, activities, backgrounds, or real-life connections. - Wikipedia
  3. 3. Social Networking Web Sites • Facebook • Twitter • LinkedIn • Hi5 • Google + http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_social_networking_websites
  4. 4. Benefits • Low Costs • Connections • Staying informed about the world • Increase leads and sales
  5. 5. Issues • Privacy • Data mining • Access to information • Potential for misuse • Risk for child safety • Trolling • Online bullying
  6. 6. Demonstration Facebook  Account Settings  Privacy Settings
  7. 7. References • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Social_networking_service
  8. 8. Questions ?
  9. 9. THANK YOU! Email : is.wijesinghe@gmail.com Facebook : www.facebook.com/isurusameera

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