Social media: A treasure trove of spam and scams

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Social media: A treasure trove of spam and scams
« on: June 06, 2018, 06:02:01 AM »
There are two kinds of spam associated with social media. There are spam ads that actually live on social media, and there is spam that comes in your inbox, courtesy of social media. Both thrive by using data from your social media accounts. But how do spammers know how to target you and send you the mails that you are most likely to click on?
https://blog.malwarebytes.com/cybercrime/social-engineering-cybercrime/2018/06/social-media-a-treasure-trove-of-spam-and-scams/

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