Guest Lecture on Social Media and Security

Guest Lecture on Social Media and Security

2000-02-19

A Guest Lecture on Social Media and Security was organized on February 19, 2020 at SPSU. The speaker for the session was Ms. Lavanya Singhal. She is a consulting editor and journalist for Nature Lounge magazine. She is also a freelancer and contributor in leading magazines including India Today. In the session, she discussed about using social media as a publicity platform, the threats and the protective measures one must adopt in order to keep the social media accounts safe as well as protect the data. She highlighted the influence of social media on business and cleared the misconceptions about hacking and gave information about the copyright and trademark concepts. Branding, hazards of social media and cyber bullying were the chief highlights of the lecture. The students and the faculty members participated in the workshop.