Mobile devices, gaming and less well known social networks will likely be where the most interesting forms of attack will take place. Over a portion of 2011 and most of 2012, Tumblr saw some really interesting and innovative scams and attacks on end-users; now, those tactics are starting to repeat themselves and slowly but surely the userbase is growing wise. The only solution for scammers is to mix things up a little or go elsewhere, and I'd be surprised if they don't attempt to ply their trade on a newer, smaller social network.
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