Industry’s First Social Risk Guide Released

By   ISBuzz Team
Writer , Information Security Buzz | Oct 03, 2013 04:31 am PST

As the “Age of Social Media” grows exponentially, so do the enterprise risks that come with tens of millions of consumers able to instantaneously broadcast their opinions on and experiences to potential global audience.

Today, the volume and variety of threats emerging from social media is staggering. From brandjackings and boycotts to liabilities and lawsuits to extortion and employee misconduct, corporations are facing a barrage of complex threats due to the growing social dimension of enterprise risk.

As the number of companies struggling with crises exploding from complex social threats increases, the number of lessons and best practices is also increasing.