Facebook addiction in the office

If you are considering banning certain social networking sites from work, you might be interested to know that a poll conducted late last year by IT security and control firm Sophos had 14.8% admitting to accessing Facebook from work "all the time".

If you are considering banning certain social networking sites from work, you might be interested to know that a poll conducted late last year by IT security and control firm Sophos had 14.8% admitting to accessing Facebook from work "all the time." Another poll pertaining to Facebook shows that up to 50% of organizations impose some kind of control on this popular phenomena.

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[Source: Articles from Sophos here and here]

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Sophos is a company dedicated to IT security and control offerings with a global presence. It offers protection for desktops, laptops, servers as well as email and groupware infrastructure.