Facebook will add Websense security to posted links

Facebook will add Websense security to posted links

Posted on October 4th, 2011 by admin

Facebook will soon utilize Websense to scan links posted by friends that could contain viruses, Trojans and other malware.

 

 

When there is a new post it will be scanned by Websense against its database of URL’s.  Websense scans billions or URL’s on a daily basis to check for malicious content.

See the full story at “PC Magazine”:

http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2394031,00.asp#fbid=-vSgADFuvW8