How (11 Best Way) To Protect Facebook Account

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How To Protect Facebook Account

Follow the given steps or methods to protect your facebook account.

Method 1: Using SMS verification

Follow the given instruction  about  SMS verification.

Step 1: Go to your facebook page.

Step 2: Find or search for “Setting” option and click it.

Step 3: In setting section, select “Security and login” option.

Step 4: After selecting Privacy and secure option, then select “Two factor authentication” option.   

Step 5: Among two options, select “Verification via SMS” option.

Step 5: Follow the instruction from facebook.

Step 6: Register your phone number. For confirm your phone number, verification code send through SMS.

Step 7:  Enter your verification code that send to you. After verify your verification code from Facebook and then, “Verification via SMS” option.

Method  2:  Avoid sharing your password.

If you share your password with other people, then it cause risk to your facebook page.so that, Avoid to sharing your password with others.

Method 3: Use  authentication app.

Follow the given instruction to know about authentication app.

Step 1: Go to your facebook .

Step 2: Find for “Setting” option and select it.

Step 3: In the setting section, select “Security and login” option.

Step 4: After selecting Privacy and secure option, then select “Two factor authentication” option.  

Step 5: Among two options, select “Authentication app” option.

Step 6: Follow the given instruction from facebook correctly.

Method 4:  Avoid unknown things.

Do not click unwanted or unknown links and check the link.  Avoid unknown friends request from others.

Method 5: Use password  manager.

For remembering your passwords, then use valid password manager like 1paasword. Also it protect your password,

Method 6: Use Unrecognized logins option.

Follow the given instruction to know about unrecognized login option.

Step 1: Go to your facebook .

Step 2: Find for “Setting” option.

Step 3: Select “Security and login” option.

Step 4: Click “Get alerts about unrecognized login” option and  select notification type to notify the alert message.

Step 5: Click “Save” to save the selected option.

Method 7: Avoid to install unwanted apps.

Do not install unwanted software or mobile application from unknown source.

Method 8: Put a strong password.

Put a strong password by using numbers, special characters and letters. Avoid to enter simple passwords like 1234 or password123 or abcd. 

Avoid to put your username as password and it is not safe for your facebook account.

Method 9: Use a security based websites.

Use “How my password is secure” for check the time take for cracking password.
Also use “Virustotal” and “Have I been pawned” to analyze security level of your devices  

Method  10: Update you facebook application

Remember to update your facebook application as well as other applications that you used.  

Method  11: Change passwords

Atleast two month once, change your password that help to protect your facebook account.
 

Author’s recommendation.

Avoid to install  malware software or unwanted mobile application from unknown source. Update your facebook application. Put a strong password with numbers, special characters and letters.  

Avoid to sharing your password with others. Use two factor authentication to protect your facebook account.

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