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Fraud recognize in time and effectively protect personal data Munich, 05.09.2011 – the unofficial facebook book – How to detect fraud attempts and to protect is the latest publication of Franzis Verlag. This book is not about, how to create a facebook account, there are books en mass. Here all about hard researched and fascinating facts about the most common scams on the largest social media platform in the world, and how to defend themselves as users of smartphones, Windows and Apple computer systems successfully, however, turns. There were 2008 still 1.2 million, it is 2011 already 22 million Germans, who use facebook as a social network. But attention, it’s the ideal playground for cybercriminals, users unbeknownst to infiltrate and without asking their data to use. And there are not the little hackers who stuck behind it, but a professionally organised machinery of fraud, because it involves so much money. The authors of Uli Ries and Tombo Morgenthaler have long and thoroughly researched.

Check facebook users are deceived with whatever deceitful methods and what’s behind it. Clickjacking, scareware, phishing, viruses: With new but also well-known methods user be tricked professionally, to like using stolen – inject me buttons and disguised anti-spyware software malware in computer systems. Corporate fan pages are especially popular for such attacks. In addition, the authors reveal how about simple Google search results malware completely unnoticed settles on unprotected computers. And long ago not only Windows systems are target of these attacks, also has secure an Apple systems and Smartphones are threatened. Facebook fun without risk: as countermeasures, the authors give tips and hints to safe settings for your personal facebook account, as well as to the main security settings for the computer. Examples from the content:-attack and defense, limited trust your friends! -Be careful when friend requests from unknown – Clickjacking: He kidnapped Me button – like so Facebook defends itself against attacks, the most important security settings in Facebook – scareware: business of angst, spam, and phishing methods on Facebook the most important security settings in Facebook – phones in danger: Trojans, rootkits and listening software – Apple in their sights: viruses end up via Facebook on the Mac – Google as malware Slingshot: poisoned search and image search results – organized Cybercrime: dangerous good labor – caulking: to protect your computer against the most common attacks but warning: With the unofficial facebook book, the authors want to educate the user and awareness of dangers on the net, no way but take the fun.

“Price and availability the Franzis book the unofficial facebook-” is now available as a softcover in stores for euro 19.95 or under as an E-book for 9.99 euros. Title: The unofficial facebook book publisher: Franzis authors: ULI Ries, Tombo Morgenthaler pages: 191 Softcover ISBN bound 978-3-645-60101-6 about Franzis Verlag GmbH: the Franzis book and software publishing is one of the most successful technical specialist publishers for books and software in the areas of electronics, computer, Internet, Web and mobile programming, telecommunications and photography.

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