21st century has brought tremendous revolutions in the world. Distances have been covered in short time and various resources have been discovered. Many social networking websites have been introduced to communicate people to each other all over the world. Many famous websites like twitter, Facebook etc have been introduced to compensate people and to provide them entertainment. But the most popular social website among people worldwide is known as Facebook. Facebook is that social website which is used among people the most and is famous also. Due to its popularity many people are using and making Facebook accounts frequently.
These social websites provide security to its users and so the Facebook also does. Due to its popularity among people most of the hackers or we can say crackers are actively involved in the Facebook accounts of those users who don’t pay attention to their current accounts on this social website. There are many ways the hackers hack the Facebook accounts of users. All the hackers needs to do is to know your email address and then he’s ready to hack your Facebook account. A hacker can easily hack your Facebook account if he knows your password if the user has a weak password.
After knowing your password he can easily answer your security questions and in result hacks your Facebook. Another way to hack Facebook accounts is phishing. This is the easiest method to hack a Facebook account. All the hacker has to do is to create a fake Facebook page just like the user has one. The hacker attaches a server to his fake Facebook page and then he tracks out the name of user and password as well which is entered in your account and there he has hacked your Facebook account successfully!
Sometimes the spam Facebook apps also helps the hackers to hack a Facebook account easily. They give the users, in their apps, to log in quickly, make new friends, to check the security of their Facebook accounts etc. As the user click those apps the hackers hack their account and password as well.
Another method to hack Facebook accounts is key loggers. Key loggers is a type of virus which is capable to track the key strokes of the user or what a user writes. This method is popular among hackers as through this method they get a frequent access to the user account. Hackers with the help of key loggers track whatever you write. This method becomes easier if the hacker has any type of access to the user’s system which is used frequently.
Most of the user’s accounts are hacked by this method. The hackers mostly exploit those users which are usually unsuspecting and negligent about their accounts.
All the above methods explain that the user should also have the know, how of these methods so that he can prevent his account from the hackers. If we can avoid the hackers we can surely make our account and use it according to our needs!!!