How cybercriminals invade social networks, companies

04 Mar 2010

USA TODAY, By Byron Acohido

SAN FRANCISCO — "Hey Alice, look at the pics I took of us last weekend at the picnic. Bob"

That Facebook message, sent last fall between co-workers at a large U.S. financial firm, rang true enough. Alice had, in fact, attended a picnic with Bob, who mentioned the outing on his Facebook profile page.