In that past week some serious online hacking has gone on. Between Mat Honan, Reuters and the Major League Baseball Facebook accounts, we’ve seen a series of online hacking that has hopefully served as a wake-up call for many of us. Mat Honan faced the worst of it when his Amazon account, Apple ID, Google accounts […]
Your Social Media Account Has Been Hacked. Now What?
It can happen. Your social media accounts, with all the power, voice and reputation they hold, can become the target of a hacking nightmare. One minute everything is fine and dandy, and the next, your fans or followers are receiving posts or tweets that are not being sent by you. These posts and tweets can […]
What Can You Learn From Linkedin’s Social Media Crisis?
Update: On Saturday, June 9th 2012, Linkedin made a half-asses attempt at updating the public by publishing an FAQ to their blog. Within this post, they also state that they are taking the situation seriously, and back this statement up by declaring that an FBI investigation has undergone and that the FBI is “aggressively pursue[ing] the perpetrators […]