Was a US delegation’s security threatened by careless use of Twitter?
All computer users need to be aware of the far-reaching consequences associated with the irresponsible use of social networking sites like Twitter, following news that a high ranking member of the US House Intelligence Committee tweeted details of a secret congressional visit to Iraq.
According to reports, Representative Peter Hoekstra tweeted his arrival in Baghdad via his BlackBerry with the following post: “Just landed in Baghdad. I believe it may be first time I’ve had bb service in Iraq. 11th trip here.”
Hoekstra had announced the trip in advance via his…
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