VIDEOS: What To Do If Your Facebook Account Was Among The 2M Recently Hacked Online Accounts

With the unsettling news that some 2 million online user accounts on Facebook and other online services have been hacked, online education platform Grovo shared two videos aimed at helping Facebook users select better passwords, and advising victims what to do if someone else is using their accounts on the social network.

With the unsettling news that some 2 million online user accounts on Facebook and other online services have been hacked, online education platform Grovo shared two videos aimed at helping Facebook users select better passwords, and advising victims what to do if someone else is using their accounts on the social network.

The videos from Grovo are:

What makes passwords vulnerable, which includes information on how hackers crack passwords, and how to create passwords that are difficult to hack, as well as how to manage multiple passwords.

Help! Someone is using my Facebook! This video includes information on how to securely reset passwords, and how to enable two-step verification to prevent hacking.

Readers: Were you or anyone you know impacted by this latest round of hacking?

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david.cohen@adweek.com David Cohen is editor of Adweek's Social Pro Daily.
Publish date: December 5, 2013 https://dev.adweek.com/digital/grovo-videos-passwords-hacking-victims/ © 2020 Adweek, LLC. - All Rights Reserved and NOT FOR REPRINT
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