Half of Social Networkers Post Risky Information, Study Finds

More than half of all users of social networks in the U.S. are posting information that could put them at risk from cybercriminals, according to a Consumer Reports study.The magazine, which released its State of the Net survey today, noted that 52% of adults who use social networks, such as Facebook, Myspace and Twitter, have posted information like their full birth date, which could be used to commit crimes against them.

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