Some security Measures and falls into the trap of the Hacker. Below steps lets you know how to protect your Facebook account.
Facebook gives Good Security to its users though, the privacy is not that good on Facebook but security measures are very high. It is a highly difficult to Compromise a Facebook account unless and until the Facebook user ignores
Facebook is a very popular free social networking site that allow its users to share photos and videos with friends, family and other people they know.
How to Secure Your Facebook Account
- Keep a Strong Password
A strong password must contain atleast 8 digits with Small Letters (a, b, c etc.), CAPS (A, D, E), Numbers (5,4,3) and special characters (_, @, $).
- Setup Very Strong Security Question
Go to “Account Settings”. Under “Account Security tab there you can see the option setting up security questions.
- Turn On Secure Browsing
Go to “Account Settings”. Under “Account Security Tab then click edit option on Secure Browsing and check the Box “Browse Facebook on a secure connection (https) when possible” then save the changes.
- Turn On Login Notifications
Go to Login Notifications to choose a notification method and Check both boxes then save the changes.(An email notifications service is pretty good and fast).
- Set a different Password for Applications
Facebook, Which has taken an advanced step and gave users an option to set a different password for applications because rarely you will find a few applications that ask your password to access the application(Use advance step to avoid phishing scams). Go to App Password and click on generate.
- Protect to your linked accounts
You must Provide good protection to your linked accounts – Gmail, Yahoo and etc. Secure Email Account with 2 Step Authentications.
- Maintain Separate Public and Private Email Addresses
As I already said that You must give good protection to your linked accounts safe. So better keep the email id linked to Facebook as private and don’t share with others
- Hide your Primary Email ID from Other
Go to your Account Info and then click the edit button on the Contact Info to set the preference as you like to your primary email address. Choose only me if you want to hide it from others.
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