Facebook Identity Theft & the Professional’s Imposter

Facebook Identity Theft & the Professional’s Imposter

If you spend time on Facebook, whether for your business or personal life, you probably know of someone who has had their account hacked. One common hack job is to steal the identity of a trusted friend or relative and become their imposter. With increasing frequency hackers are now also infecting the social media accounts of professionals and posing as trusted advisers such as lawyers, doctors, and certified public accountants. The racket goes like this:…