For businesses using social media, as many now do, here’s a primer from DarkReading on “Tips to Protect Your Business Against Social Media Mistakes.”
Avoid being casual in the use of social media for business. “It’s clear that many employees cannot always dedicate the time needed to properly manage corporate accounts. This is where mistakes happen and have the potential to ultimately cost businesses.”
Security in the successful business use of social media requires attentiveness and care. Not all employees may be getting that message and they need to.
In short, “Employees should be trained on corporate social media policies and be given a ‘best use’ guide, demonstrating what they can and can’t do on corporate social media accounts.”