• Interns & Social Media: A Goldmine for Hackers
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    Interns & Social Media: A Goldmine for Hackers

    With summer on the way, a fresh crop of Gen Z interns will soon be getting security badges and credentials at companies around the world. This new crop of interns could be a hidden security risk. Gen Z often shares much of their lives on social media, but when they post pictures of themselves happily working at their new job, they can reveal information that could be used to help hackers plan their attacks. How do I know this? Because I’m one of them. My name’s Stephanie, aka Snow. Companies hire me and my team at IBM X-Force Red to break into their buildings and their network, to find holes…