Experts: Security Flaws Vary on Social Networking Sites

Though often lumped together, MySpace, Facebook, and LinkedIn each have their own security weaknessesIndividuals are more insulated from spam or worms on LinkedIn than you would be on MySpace — but your organization may be more susceptible to a targeted attack via the business-oriented social networking site.This is just one example of the differences in vulnerabilities found in the three most popular social networking sites: MySpace, Facebook, and LinkedIn. Although the three sites have previously been painted with a broad security brush, each carries its own unique risks, experts say.

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