Miami, FL, July 30th, 2012 — This month, Mr. Bahadur will discuss the risks surrounding corporate use of Social Media with Mathew Kabik of Accelerating IT Success (http://www.aits.org/blog/podcast-interview-with-the-author-of-securing-the-clicks/) The Social Media talk will focus on how companies should protect themselves from inappropriate Social Media usage both internal and external to the company.
What new security challenges will be posed by Social Media utilization in the workplace?
In the new book Securing the Clicks, Network Security in the Age of Social Media,(www.garybahadur.com) Gary Bahadur, Jason Inasi, and Alex de Carvalho write about the dangers and possibilities of an ever expanding social media influence on the safety and security of business. In this podcast, Gary Bahadur discusses the implications of the new social media landscape and how the CIO can navigate it while still maintaining a safe control over what comes in (and goes out) of the business.
Some challenges discussed include how does a company protect itself from inappropriate social media usage by employees, either through malicious intent or by committing simple mistakes? What processes should be put in place to provide structured methods for dealing with social media, for educating employees and for monitoring and maintaining a positive social media presence? What procedures are required to deal with unexpected crises in communications, to mitigate the impact of unfavorable mentions and actions? How do you protect corporate assets, trademarks, copyrights, and confidential information from misuse?
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