Top 10 Security Threat Predictions For 2008

You might get more than just 64,000 new "friends." Attackers are increasingly using social networking sites such as Facebook and MySpace to distribute malware. They're also mining data, looking for information that people share in order to "authenticate" their attacks. It could be as simple as a click-on "comparison tool," or a favorites list. And Google's recently announced social networking capabilities will give attackers even more "new friends" to target.

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