CompTIA Security+ Question A-29

The use of social networking sites introduces the risk of:

A. Disclosure of proprietary information
B. Data classification issues
C. Data availability issues
D. Broken chain of custody

Answer: A

People and processes must be in place to prevent the unauthorized disclosure or proprietary information and sensitive information s these pose a security risk to companies. With social networking your company can be exposed to as many threats as the amount of users that make use of social networking and are not advised on security policy regarding the use of social networking.