Privacy is a big concern these days. Specially after the recent scandal regarding Facebook’s data leak everyone is trying to make it secure.
It is also a fact that it is not possible to completely avoid these social media platforms these days because it means so much to us.
But we can take some necessary measures to keep our data safe in Facebook.
In this post I will share about these 8 things you can do to secure your facebook data.
So let’s start.
#1 BANK Account Number
Never sgare or maention any Bank Account number,statement detsils in your facebook accoubt.If you by chance has mentioned it earlier DELETE it immediately.
Hackers and data thieves are always in search for these sensitive financial items which they can often misuse.
#2 Personal Photos
Don’t upload any personal images which you think can be misused,This doesn’t mean you can’t upload your birthday celebration pics which you want to share with your friends,But always draw a line for your privacy.
#3 The Date of Birth
Don’t disclose your original birthdate in your facebook profile as it can be misused in many ways.Hackers can gain access of your sensitive information like bank accounts,your address just using your birthdate.So beware!
DELETE it now if you have mentioned that.
#4 Phone Number
If you have mentioned your phone number,then DELETE it now as it can be used to gain sensitive information about you.As Aadhar car is now linked with your phone number,it is risky to display it in the public forum .
So better to remove this now!
#5 Remove Random friend requests
This is an old but still effective tip.Don’t ever accept any friend request from any unknown person.If you have accepeted such requests it is time to remove them from your list.
Who knows they are not monitoring and spying your activities .
#6 Make your friend list private
It is a simple but effective tip.If you have set your friend list public then you should make it private.Because if someone has a bad intention,he can pretend himself as your friend and can access sensitive information from your contacts.
You will be clueless!
So hope you will like the post and utilize the tips I mentioned.If you have any suggestions,put it in the comment box and I will be happy to answer!
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