Facebook Dark Web Deal: Best Ways Of Protect
Recently a thing happened which is difficult to believe, but that heard really happened. Unfortunately, Facebook‘s 267 million profiles sold on the dark web by hackers for $540. Cybersecurity recherche about this matter after that the Cybersecurity firm Cyble said, “267 Million @ Facebook Identities Sold for 500 Euros -online identities value is diminishing these days!“.
Cybel stated those all accounts every data was sold on the dark web such as email address, phone number, Facebook IDs, age, date of births, name, etc. But the good thing is passwords were not discovered by the hackers.
Facebook Dark Web Deal
At the time of reachers, Cybersecurity was not found out the way of hackers. That means, that time Cybersecurity did not know how hackers get access to the data over 267 million Facebook accounts, but they suspect that may be for leakage in third-party API or scrapping.
Security researcher Bob Diachenko with Comparitech. find out a similar Facebook data breach back in December. That database filled the same number of Facebook accounts, the record includes names, Facebook IDs, and Phone numbers.
That is hard to say the records in the latest Facebook data breach are the same or different from the previous one discovered bu Bob, whatsoever, the vital thing is the details of many Facebook profiles may be in the hacker’s custody.
THE BEST WAYS OF PROTECTING YOUR FACEBOOK ACCOUNT FROM THE HACKER ARE
A. CHANGE THE FACEBOOK PASSWORD, AND YOU HAVE TO ENSURE THAT YOU HAVE NOT USED THE PASSWORD AT BEFORE.
B. YOU CAN ALSO ENABLE TWO-FACTOR AUTHENTICATION, THAT MAKE SURE THE USERNAME AND PASSWORD BRANCH WILL HELP YOU BY NOT ENABLING AN ATTACK TO ACCESS YOUR ACCOUNT.
C. A BREACH MONITORING PLATFORM NAMED, AmIbreached.com, WHICH HAS CREATED BY CYBLE RESEARCHERS, THAT PLATFORM CAN HELP YOU TO CHECK YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS HAVE BEEN FOUND IN DARK WEB DATA OR NOT.