If you’re like most small-business owners, you’ve invested a lot of time and resources in creating a Facebook Business that engages your customers. You may have spent years growing your brand and building trust. But what if something leaves your business page vulnerable to a Facebook hack?
Nobody ever thinks it will happen to them, but unfortunately, hack-attacks are more common than you think.
In this 4-minute tutorial, TTG Founder and President Jennifer Shaheen will share what you need to know to protect yourself AND your business from a Facebook hack.
Hackers like to create fake emails that look like they are from Facebook. These are usually meant to scare you into some action with messages like “Your account will be suspended in 24 hours.”
Unfortunately, cybercriminals are getting better at this. They’re paying attention to what notifications Facebook does send and duplicating those in hack attacks. And they can be pretty tricky to spot.
Here are some things to be on the lookout for:
Be cautious about any unexpected email trying to get you to take action, and be smart about what you click on. It’ll only take a couple of extra seconds to look for any red flags.
It’s really hard to fix these problems once you are hacked, and the best defense is to prevent it in the first place. Here are some steps you can take to secure your Facebook account today.
If you ever get a suspicious email or notification, don’t click on it. Go to the Facebook Support Inbox and submit any concerns you have about your account, and they will get back to you as soon as possible.
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