Cyber thieves target social sites

Thursday, 3 January 2008, 12:38 PM EST

It is not just the average net user who is a fan of social network sites, so are hi-tech criminals.

So say security professionals predicting what net criminals will turn to in 2008 to catch people out. The quasi-intimate nature of the sites makes people share information readily leaving them open to all kinds of other attacks, warn security firms.

At the BBC.

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