Articles tagged: Facebook hacked
There’s a common situation that leads people to think their Facebook account has been hacked. They’re wrong.
If you’ve lost your Facebook password, there are a couple of ways to recover: use the Facebook process, or check your browser’s remembered passwords.
Unless a password’s been changed, it’s difficult for a typical user to tell if their computer or account has been hacked.
Unfortunately, Facebook account hacks are common. I’ll look at the process Facebook takes you through to recover a hacked Facebook account.
That’s a composite of several questions that I’ve received relating to a recent theft of something like two million user accounts and passwords. I’ll address this specific incident, but I also want to discuss some things to consider with any large scale account theft.