21 Sep '11, 2pm

Social media "double-edged sword" for firms

SINGAPORE: More companies now have a social media presence, but experts have said technology is a double-edged sword. Social media opens a new channel of communication but also exposes an organisation to malicious cyber attacks. The latest to be hit was Singapore's downtown integrated resort, the Marina Bay Sands. Its Facebook page was "bombed" with pornographic pictures late Tuesday night. The company said the images were removed within 20 minutes after the posts were spotted by its social media administrator. Embarrassment aside, social media experts said this is one example how companies have little control over third-party websites. In the case of Facebook, blocking its sharing function would simply mean limiting online engagement with stakeholders. Asia PR Werkz director Cho Pei Lin said: "It's very much a gamble that they would have to take. "An organisation would ha...

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