A Beginner Guide to Secure Facebook Account

A Beginner Guide to Secure Facebook Account

Despite of being one of the biggest time waster of my life, I still love Facebook. It's one of the best medium to connect to all my friends with a feeling of Social. It's true, now I don't have to ask my friend what are they up to, because their status updates keep me updated. (Pun intended).  Anyhow, by the end Facebook is the best medium to stay connected and updated and if it's taking too much to your time, than you can deactivate Facebook account for few days like CTO of Twitpic and see what difference does it make for you. Anyhow, being world's (8 comments)

How to Use Facebook Safely : Fb Security Tips

How to Use Facebook Safely : Fb Security Tips

We have talked a lot about Facebook safety in the past and one of the easiest way to keep yourself secure online is by knowing how do hackers hack. I'm extending ShoutMeLoud Facebook security tips by adding some useful tips to use Facebook safely. Before we move ahead, I recommend you to read Harsh guide on How to secure Facebook account, which will give you some extra safety tips. Online predators, possible employers, bullies. These are only a few of the many people you may want to protect yourself or your children from when using Facebook. Facebook (17 comments)

What is Phishing and Phishing SafeGuard Methods

What is Phishing and Phishing SafeGuard Methods

Few days back I have read an article by Mahesh at shoutmeloud on how do hackers hack your passwords. This was a good informative post for every one which helps in protecting your self from getting your password hacked. I had got hacked when my orkut account was hacked by this method. After reading the article I was interested to write one of the many methods used in hacking. That's phishing. There are many other methods like social engineering, cookie stealing, shoulder surfing, guessing and then hacking through bruteforce or dictionary attacks etc., (10 comments)

How to Protect Your Online Identity

How to Protect Your Online Identity

One of the most sensitive issues one can ever come across and should be aware of his/her online identity, even a common lay man using the computer for the very first time should be aware of this sensitive detail at all times. Usually when we are browsing the net, we come across different and very attractive sites that offer very captivating products and  just for a mere amount of a single dollar or a couple of dollars, which is well within our reach to pay. 1. Watch it....! So the first thing that comes to our mind is why not purchase this item? (9 comments)

How To Secure Twitter Account by Removing 3rd party access

How To Secure Twitter Account by Removing 3rd party access

Twitter changed the authentication method from Password to OAuth. This means any third-party need authentication via Twitter to access your Twitter account, and you can see a list of all third-party Twitter apps, which need authentication. Especially this will remove your hassle of sharing username and password to any app and increase the security of your account. If some application turns out to be spammy, you can always remove it from your Twitter account setting page. In this post, I will share how you can check which all apps has access to your (11 comments)