TITLE

'Tis the Season for Social Networking

AUTHOR(S)
McCourt, Mark
PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Dec2007, Vol. 44 Issue 12, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author discusses trends in social networking that help everyone secure in sharing ideas concerning emergencies, such as terrorism and disasters. He cites various web sites that people gather and exchange information, photos, videos and interests, such as MySpace.com, Friendster.com, and Multiply.com. He also evaluates the Security Magazine web site.
ACCESSION #
27888404

 

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