Find fraudulent social media accounts associated with your brand with automated account search
and content auditing across all the leading networks.
Proofpoint’s patent-pending technology locates both corpoarate-onwed and unathorized social media accounts associated with your brand. Categorize each account, audit content for risks, and persistently monitor social networks for new or falsified accounts.
Features and Benefits
Persistent Social Account Search. Social Discover examines the social web to locate accounts affiliated with your brand. Within moments, you can see how many branded accounts exist on each social network. Social Discover is constantly searching for any new accounts based on your saved search parameters. Alerting you when someone attempts to impersonate your brand for unauthorized or fraudulent use. Providing you a quicker response time to act and protect your brand.
With Social Discover, you can:
Automate discovery of your brand’s social media accounts
Search accounts by image to find brand misuse
Persistently scan for fraudulent and brand protest accounts
Receive alerts for risky accounts that require takedown or legal review
Send automated alerts to other stakeholders (such as legal or HR) when risky accounts are detected
Social Surface Area Mapping
Social Discover allows you to easily categorize every account you discover. Pick from a list of built-in categories (corporate, product, competitor, fraudulent, and more) or you can create custom labels.
After categorizing acounts, you can visualize and manage your social media surface area by category. With Social Discover, you can:
Deliver reports and alerts to relevant stakeholders based on the account category groupings
Tag suspicious, faudulent, and protest accounts
Visualize your social media surface area using auto-generated charts and graphs
Content and App Auditing
Social Discover searches accounts to discover possible security and compliance risks that could threaten your organization. When you request a scan, the tool audits the content on the account using more than 100 algoritmic classifiers to categorize and report incidents. Social Discover can also identify apps used to publish content to your accounts so that you can assess your application risk.
Our patent-pending technology finds both corporate-owned and unauthorized social media accounts associated with your brand. Categorize each account, audit content for risks, and persistently monitor social networks for new or fraudulent accounts.
On May 4th, 2017 the United States Federal Bureau Of Investigation issues an official statement citing reported Domestic and international exposed dollar losses of $5.3 Billion due to Business Email Compromise between October 2013 and December 2016 – (BEC, Imposter, Spoofing, Fraudulent Email)
May 04, 2017 | Alert Number I-050417-PSA | FBI Public Service Announcement