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Widespread Use of Social Media Creates Additional Risks for Companies

Network Security Risk: Because of their nature, the use of social media websites increases a company's exposure to cyber threats such as malware and phishing attacks. With many users accessing their social networks from computers in the workplace, often these issues are simply caused by an...

Another Reason Not to Ban Social Media on Company Time (Hint … It’s the NLRB)

I've written before about the practical problems employers face when trying to ban employees from accessing social media at work. Last week, an NLRB administrative law judge provided us another reason for employers not to implement workplace bans on social media-such a ban might be an unlawful...