NATO GROUP CATFISHED SOLDIERS TO PROVE A POINT ABOUT PRIVACY

For just $60, researchers were able to identify service members in a military exercise, track their movement, and even convince them to disobey orders—all thanks to social media.

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It is concerning that so many soildiers were manipulated so easily but not surprising with the way social media has been geared towards this purpose behind the scenes.

At least it was a controlled exercise and similar to what many corporations actively doing to measure the risks to their business through employees and to help educate and train them to be more vigilant.

AUTHOR: ISSIE LAPOWSKYISSIE LAPOWSKY
SECURITY – Wired
02.18.19

https://www.wired.com/story/nato-stratcom-catfished-soldiers-social-media/

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