There is a growing buzz nowadays about internet security. Most of us , in differing degrees, have trusted some websites with some personal data. Facebook and Google are the top two websites with millions of accounts. I personally trust Google over Facebook and feel more secure that my data are within Google' accounts. Everything is possible and nothing is one hundred percent secure online and as you can see in the inforgraphic below, Google has been a victim of a hacker attack . Hackers tried to get access to Gmail accounts of some users but Google was prudent enough and successfully stopped the attack.
Below is an infographic that I want you to read. It is about the different ways Google and Facebook handle privacy and security. You can share the infographic with your students and colleagues.
Infographic by Veracode Application Security