Social Networking Awareness
As the popularity of social networking sites continues to grow, so do the security risks associated with them. Sites like Facebook, Twitter and Linkedin have become main targets for hackers.
Because of the threat posed by cyber criminals, taking it upon yourself to secure your social networking accounts is of the utmost importance. Below are several tips for securing your social networking accounts to keep hackers out and your private information safe.
How to Protect Yourself
- Use strong passwords.
- Update the security and privacy settings offered by social networking services to ensure the strongest settings possible. View security info on the following sites:
- Avoid suspicious third-party applications.
- Treat everything as public.
- Share only with people you know.