Two-step verification makes it much harder for hackers to break their way into email accounts.
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Ensure that you have properly hardened your Microsoft account from hackers, by following David Bisson's advice.
Microsoft Office 365’s built-in multi-factor authentication security system, named Azure Multi-Factor Auth, requires a user to not just enter their password, but also pass a verification process.
Guest contributor David Share recommends that you enable it.
Over 30 million Twitter account details are put up for sale on the computer underground.
Read more in my article on the We Live Security blog.
A hacker apologises after hacking the Twitter account of ex-Beatle George Harrison. Apparently the hacker didn't realise the reason "The Quiet One" was so quiet, was because he was dead.
Mark Zuckerberg had his Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram and Pinterest accounts hacked over the weekend.
And he wasn't the only one - actor Jack Black and Kylie Jenner also suffered as the result of social networking accounts being compromised.
Check out my latest video to learn more.
Imagine if the hacker had tweeted a malicious link instead of a juvenile message to Taylor Swift.
Watch my latest video to find out about the security lessons that can be learnt from the Katy Perry Twitter hack.
David Bisson explains how to better protect access to your social media accounts, if you're using a social media management tool like Hootsuite.
David Bisson walks you through the steps needed to enable two-step verification on your Tumblr account.
In the wake of recent revelations about the 2012 LinkedIn data breach, many users would be wise to consider enabling two-step verification (2SV).
David Bisson describes how.
Two-step verification (2SV) is a powerful tool against account hackers - so it's a shame when a company's wooly-thinking actually turns users off the idea of enabling it!
David Bisson explains how you can protect your Amazon.com account from hackers with two-step verification.
David Bisson explains how you can protect your Dropbox account from hackers with two-step verification.
David Bisson explains how you can protect your PayPal account from hackers with two-step verification.
David Bisson explains how you can protect your Yahoo account from hackers with two-step verification.
Have you enabled two-step verification on your Apple ID account? You should!
David Bisson explains how.