Tips on How to Avoid Social Media Hacking: Social Media Lawyer Spring 2013

Have you ever received this direct message via Twitter: “OMG did you see the photos someone posted of you”  How about someone tagging you in post promising a free iPad or airline tickets?  Or have you seen a friend on Facebook post the same message over, and over and over….  If so, it’s likely that the sender/poster of such nonsense has had their account hacked.

Avoidance of hacking attempts on one’s social media accounts is the subject of my latest “Social Media Lawyer” column for CIC Midwest News.  For tips on how to protect your personal and business accounts from a hack attack, click here.

For archived editions of my Social Media Lawyer column, go to the Social Media Lawyer page of my website.