4 ways to help recover compromised social media accounts

By Detroit free press:

Even though we protect our social networking accounts with smart passwords, keep our browser and protection software up-to-date, and in spite all of those compelling links (“Someone is spreading rumors about you! Click here to find out what they said …”) that we’ve avoided, sometimes social accounts are compromised. Here are some steps to take if you find one of your accounts has fallen out of your control.

If you believe your account has been compromised, go to the source. Go directly to http://www.twitter.com or http://www.facebook.com online (not to a third-party client such as Tweetdeck or through an app) and change your password immediately upon seeing anything suspicious posted from your account, or if you accidentally click on a suspicious link…. Read more


One comment

  1. Thanks for sharing! This is very useful post for every social media users to recover Social accounts from hacker. Keep it up.

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