Facebook.com could pose dangers to users' safety

Facebook.com has reached a plateau few other Web sites have. It reached the popularity point to where its name has been turned into a pseudo-verb.

It is common to hear students say, “Let’s facebook it.”

As last year’s seventh most-visited Web site, it serves as a networking, communication and entertainment resource for college, and, most recently, high school students. It has the ability to help students kill hours of boredom. However, it also poses threats to a student’s privacy and could bring trouble with the law.

Facebook.com is fun, but there are some precautions to take, as is true with most Web sites. Facebook.com could pose dangers to users' safety | The University Daily Kansan

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