Lecture on Social Networking

Pfau Library presents:

“MySpace, facebook, Linkedln and Twitter:

The Dangers of Social Networking”

by Dr. Javier Torner

Wednesday, June 3, 2009
Noon-1 p.m.
PL-4005

MySpace, facebook, Linkedln, Twitter and other Web-2.0 applications are the new trend of social networking tools loaded with all kind of neat features that allow individuals to constantly interact and exchange information with others. This presentation will provide a brief discussion of these new tools and the information security risks and threats associated with social networking.

Torner is the university information security officer at California State University, San Bernardino. Under his direction the CSUSB Information Security Office coordinates and oversees the implementation of enterprise information security initiatives for the university’s telecommunications network and computer and information systems, including the development and adoption of information security policies and standards. Torner is currently the president for the Information System Security Association Inland Empire Chapter.

The lecture is free and open to all students, staff, employees and the community. If you have ideas for future lectures or would like to know more about upcoming events, please email Iwona Contreras at icontrer@csusb.edu or call (909) 537-3447.

Social Networking lecture flier (PDF)

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