{[ promptMessage ]}

Bookmark it

{[ promptMessage ]}

Activity 6.3 Discussion Board.docx

Activity 6.3 Discussion Board.docx - Activity 6.3...

Info icon This preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Activity 6.3 Discussion Board Discussion: Online classified web pages that are accessible to others online have a great potential for security, privacy, and fraud assault. How are the companies in this business protecting their users from such assaults, and how can these companies improve the security of online classifieds? Online classified web page companies are definitely known for being at high risk when it comes to security, privacy, and fraud. However, online companies such as Bookoo and Craigslist do have security measures set up that help prevent the online nuances. In order to educate users, Craigslist has web page set up in order to warn consumers of what an online scam might look like and how to protect yourself. Also, with the ability of the “flag system” when a user suspects suspicious or SPAM-like behavior, they can flag the user and get them suspended or removed from the site. This gives power back to the community as kind of a cyber-crime watch that looks out for its own. Both of these companies are also known for regularly monitoring the site and
Image of page 1
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

{[ snackBarMessage ]}

What students are saying

  • Left Quote Icon

    As a current student on this bumpy collegiate pathway, I stumbled upon Course Hero, where I can find study resources for nearly all my courses, get online help from tutors 24/7, and even share my old projects, papers, and lecture notes with other students.

    Student Picture

    Kiran Temple University Fox School of Business ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    I cannot even describe how much Course Hero helped me this summer. It’s truly become something I can always rely on and help me. In the end, I was not only able to survive summer classes, but I was able to thrive thanks to Course Hero.

    Student Picture

    Dana University of Pennsylvania ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    The ability to access any university’s resources through Course Hero proved invaluable in my case. I was behind on Tulane coursework and actually used UCLA’s materials to help me move forward and get everything together on time.

    Student Picture

    Jill Tulane University ‘16, Course Hero Intern