Social Media Risk Assessment
Social media has become an integral part of everyone’s personal and business lives and with over 60% of new graduates stating that access to social media within the work place is one of the most important factors in their overall job satisfaction, social media technology is here to stay. With the huge benefits that are linked with social media, so come a number of risks such as the threat of industrial espionage, inadvertent loss of proprietary data and malicious release of corporate data into the social media sphere. Many Business are attempting to conceptualize the risks posed by social media as well as detect any new breaches. It is within this area that TCS Forensics analysts excel in adding value to the decision making cycle, key areas of this service includes:
- Identification of high-risk individuals – some individuals within the Business are more exposed to risk because of their social media use than others. This could be due to their internal status, social media usage style or due to the areas of the web that they have a presence within. The purpose of identifying intervals with a high social media risk profile.
- Enumeration of the Business exposure within social media – often Clients are unaware of their business true exposure to social media platforms, as an initial stage of this service TCS utilizes advanced data scraping tools to fully enumerate the number and on what technical platforms a Clients employees are active on.