Archive of ‘Week 01’ category



Hi all,

After completing the Annotated Bibliography, this week is out of busy schedules. Now the main milestone is to complete the Assessment 4, quiz. But, still the reading materials are not confirmed for the quiz assessment. Want to complete the quiz within next two weeks. Meanwhile, I hope to gather more information about security issues in social networks. The conclusion and recommendations for the research is necessary to be followed further. These are novel two research articles that I’m going to refer further.

Can Privacy and Security Be Friends? A Cultural Framework to Differentiate Security and Privacy Behaviours on Online Social Networks.

User trust in social networking services: A comparison of Facebook and LinkedIn.


I hope you will be interested in following the above links




Security Issues In Social Networks.

I’m  Gayan Anushka Tennakoon 


In our time communication has accomplished an enormous prominence in the world of technology, with a rapid expansion by comparing to the old communication methods. The social network websites is an appropriate illustration for this novel rival of technology. The major intention of social networking is to connect people with one another.  It allows transmitting information to other people, and subsequently individuals can interact with others based on the mentioned personal details in websites. Here, is the critical apprehension necessitate to be considered. Giving out the own personal details may arise various security issues inside the social networks. Even these issues might create failures for the future. There are billions of people with different ages and knowledge levels who are accessing the social network websites. Therefore, it is in good health to know the data preservation methods before step into the social networks. In this research, I’m going to discuss the security issues that might occur in social network websites and what are the count measures that recommend putting a stop to these security issues.