Join Todd Edmands for an in-depth discussion in this video Social media policy, part of Cybersecurity Awareness: Social Networking at Work.
- [Instructor] The first challenge a business faces…is making a decision as to whether it will allow employees…to access social media sites from work.…Allowing access to social media will impact productivity.…It has been said that a company with 1,000 employees…can lose upwards of $35 million in productivity…from just one hour of web surfing per week from employees.…It is estimated that 70% of visits to pornography sites…occur during the hours of nine to five.…
Recent surveys show that non-work related website usage…is usually 40% Facebook usage, 37% LinkedIn usage,…and 25% is used shopping at Amazon.…The younger, more tech savvy workers…are the biggest group of recreational web surfers.…The common solution to prevent social media usage at work…is to implement security controls.…The common security control used is to create…firewall rules to block access to social media sites.…
Given the importance of social media today,…it is expected that we will find social media positions…exist at a company to manage its online presence…
Note: This course was recorded and produced by Mentor Source, Inc. We're pleased to host this training in our library.
- Reviewing the types of social networks
- Understanding privacy
- Social media risks
- Securing social media sites
- Social media policy