BitDefender safego Infographic Out and About

A cool overview of the social network scam& spam landscape is in town and it

A picture is worth a thousand words. Well, we’re about to take this nice piece of wisdom (cliché perfumed though it is) to the next level. There we go: a picture with just enough words on top will speak volumes :-).

Meet the prodigious (and playful) BitDefender safego infographic that’s bound to give you some food for your thoughts if you’re a social media observer and/or participant.

We’ve got details on the types of baits used in scams, plus the most common spam words and phrases, a true dictionary of social network malice. A separate section is dedicated to a spam wave case study that will give you an idea about tricky apps' spreading mechanisms and potential click counts. What else is there? Top 5 Busiest Scam Clicking countries (place your bets, ladies and gentlemen!)…. and a nice overview of the "likejacking" phenomenon.

You can also see the infographic as Slideshare presentation or Image .

BitDefender safego is a free BitDefender tool designed to protect social network accounts from privacy risks, e-threats and spam.


About the author

Ioana Jelea

Ioana Jelea has a disturbing (according to friendly reports) penchant for the dirty tricks of online socialization and for the pathologically mesmerizing news trivia. From gory, though sometimes fake, death reports to nip slips and other such blush-inducing accidents, her repertoire is an ever-expanding manifesto against any Victorian-like frame of thought that puts a strain on online creativity. She would like to keep things simple, but she never does.