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Betamore startup Riskive sees unmet need protecting social media accounts
Betamore startup Riskive sees unmet need protecting social media accounts

Anyone active in online social networking has likely received one: A message from someone who clicked on the wrong link, flooding friends' inboxes or feeds with more links about weight loss drugs or shocking photos. Or you might remember that time Burger King's Twitter account got hacked — sharing messages like "We got sold to McDonald's!" and changing its avatar to its competitor's golden arches. Baltimore startup Riskive wants to be for victims of social media cyber-pranks what antivirus software and email spam filters once were for the average Internet user. It has launched a free guard service for individuals, and offers fee-based packages for...

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