Published on August 5, 2014
PowerPoint Presentation: SECURING THE FACEBOOK ACCOUNT It can be said that Facebook has emerged as one of the biggest social and internet media phenomena. It has gained the popularity among its users in a very short interval of time. As it is true that there are millions of Facebook users it is also true that there are also a large number of hackers and other cyber criminals who are regularly trying to hack into the accounts of the Facebook users and get their hand on the personal information of the user. But there are various security measures and options made available to the users by the Facebook so that they can protect their personal information. Facebook password hacker aims for the personal details of the users. The settings and the measures which are taken by the Facebook protects the account of Facebook user in the same way as the antivirus as it protects the system from the virus attacks. The main concern for the Facebook is about the protection of these accounts and for protecting the accounts of the Facebook users they are regularly updating and changing the techniques according to the severity and the methods of the breaches which occur. There is one very widely used way by which the Facebook password hacker completes his task of hacking is by sniffing. In this the hacker collects the data which travels from your system to the network or in the web or the data can also be collected from the wireless connections such as Wi-Fi. For protecting the password and account detail leak which can help the hacker to hack the account of the user the Facebook uses different techniques in which the username and the password are encrypted so that it cannot be cracked or understood by the hacker. One can also have his or her account secured by simply tagging his or her mobile with the account in this the user will get all the information and if someone will try to access the account from a different location and different system then a personal message will be sent to the user and if accepts the message then only the account will be logged in. By using these two very simple methods one can easily protect his or her Facebook account as these accounts carry personal information which can be misused by the hackers therefore it is suggested to use all the possible measures to protect your account.