Facebook offers Security Checkup Feature to protect your Account!
Have you been worrying over the security of your Facebook account? Are you anxious that the credentials can be easily stolen and misused by hackers? Well, you aren’t alone to fear this. Most Facebook users have voiced their concerns regarding the safety of their accounts and have demanded for stricter rules to be put in place. There have been many instances lately wherein users have had to deal with security breach instances, and these mostly surrounded their Facebook accounts.
So, to add in more security elements to your Facebook account, the social networking giant has come up with a unique security checkup feature that will just take you a few minutes to deploy, but will save you loads of headache.
Here’s all you need to know about this feature…
- This security checkup feature should be rolled out in the coming weeks and if you haven’t yet seen the alert flashing on your timeline, you should soon be able to.
- To be able to make your profile secure, the feature will ask you to logout of all the devices that you haven’t used in the past one month. This is to ensure that the devices through which you logged in to Facebook but aren’t using them anymore, do not end up giving hackers the easy access they’ve been looking for.
- Hereafter, the feature will let you enable an alert-based feature that will send you notifications the moment someone tried accessing your account using an unknown device or from an unknown location. This real-time monitoring system will help you remain on top of your account’s security as you will be notified as and when there’s some action.
- Once you have completed this step, Facebook will provide you tips to further tighten the safety of your account. By following the password creating rules and other security protocols shared by the platform itself, you can sure benefit from the entire experience.
That’s it. Isn’t it really simple and yet effective? Well, your digital life demands guarding it effectively and unless you are pro-active today, you may sure lose out on some significant means to tightly secure your Facebook account. So, get ready to protect it…