Twitter Threats? Here’s How To Protect Your Account
If you are an active user of famous social networking site Twitter, you might be concerned about your security, just as everybody else is. However, everything is not lost as if you are threatened by Twitter, there are ways to protect your account.
It is better to not waste your time to let Twitter take the lead to protect your account. In fact, you can do it yourself.
Recent reports reveal that Twitter made a huge blunder by revealing the passwords of the users in plain text. The company confirmed that there has been no security breach otherwise but we cannot trust what it is saying because revealing passwords of users is no small thing.
However, since Twitter did make the mistake of revealing the passwords of its users, we recommend that you up your security and take steps to prevent any damage whatsoever.
Therefore, our first recommendation is to change your password.
Change Twitter Password
Firstly, it is common sense and knowledge that if your password has been revealed and even if your account hasn’t been hacked into yet, we suggest changing your password right away. It is also better to use a strong and unique password rather than something predictable.
Fortunately, you can change your password from the mobile app or desktop both, the choice is yours. Nonetheless, the fact of the matter is that you have to change your password as it will do you wonders.
Another step to ensure the security of your account is to enable login verification. We suggest that you enable the two step verification on your account which will ensure that every time you log in, you are required to enter a code which will come directly on your phone. This eliminates the chances of a hack.
Twitter has made a blunder but there are still things that you can do to ensure that all is not lost. Make sure that you change your password and enable the 2 step login to make sure that there are no chances of a hack or breach in your account.