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In this video, Reza Zaheri from 1:M Cyber Security explores how social media is used to spread malware and expose user information to hackers.

In this video, you’ll explore how social media platforms are used to spread malware and expose user information to hackers and scammers.

You will learn more about how to recognise potentially harmful social media posts by looking at examples.

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