Hacking someone’s Facebook account and then posting unacceptable content is the most popular method to take revenge these days. Recently somebody hacked into my friend’s Facebook account and posted absurd messages others wall.Later he was able to recover his account but the damage has been already done.He has to explain to everyone that it was not him who had send them those messages.This can happen to anyone and its better to take preventive measures rather to face embarrassing situations later.
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How to Secure your Facebook Account from Hackers:
Login into your Facebook Account and go to Account Setting.
Choose Security tab from left window pane.
Method 1: Enable Secure Browsing
In your Security Settings click on Secure Browsing tab.
Do check mark on the Browse Facebook on a secure connection (https) when possible Checkbox and then click on save changes button.
Now you will see your Facebook Account will be open as https://www.facebook.com instead of http://www.facebook.com.
Method 2: Login Notification:
By enabling login notifications you will receive alerts whenever your Facebook account is opened from an unknown device.You can associate your computer or mobile with your Facebook account.If your account is opened from another device you will receive an email with information about the location of the device.This should be enough to trigger suspicions that your account has been compromised.
Steps to Follow:
Click on the Login Notification in Security Setting.
Do check mark on Email button and then on save changes button.
Now when anyone try to access your computer then you will get a email with the location of the user who logged on your account.