Social Media Provides Fertile Hunting Ground For Phishing Scammers

Jumping On The Bandwagon

In 2008, approximately 20 percent of U.S. citizens were users of social media, according to the study. Since that time, the numbers have jumped sharply. According to the report, approximately 50 percent of U.S. citizens now use social media. The membership of Facebook has increased nearly 10 times since 2008, while the membership of Twitter has increased five times in the last four years.

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