Category: Securing

  • How To Tell Your Facebook Has Been Hacked

    How To Tell Your Facebook Has Been Hacked

    Facebook is one of the most vulnerable social media platforms due to its massive user base, making it a prime target for hackers and scammers. Understanding how to recognize and confirm a hack is crucial. Below is our comprehensive guide to help you determine if your Facebook account has been compromised. Suspicious Emails or Messages…

  • How AI Will Cause Havoc with TAIA

    How AI Will Cause Havoc with TAIA

    Artificial Intelligence (AI) will be damaging to businesses and countries. Not because they pose an immediate threat as an AGI (Artificial General Intelligence), which is a different story altogether, but because of the vast possibilities to fool an audience. Within a few years, we will not be able to tell the difference between what has…

  • The Importance of Being a Security & AI-Aware Employee

    The Importance of Being a Security & AI-Aware Employee

    Hacked.com, a leader in cybersecurity, now offers a unique opportunity for individuals to become certified as a “Security & AI-Aware Employee.” This certification is more than just a credential; it’s a testament to your commitment to digital safety and security. Why Become a Security & AI-Aware Employee? Job Market Advantage: In an era where cyber…

  • How to Check if Your Phone is Hacked

    How to Check if Your Phone is Hacked

    Do you think your phone has been hacked? Look for signs of a hacked iPhone or Android like those listed below. Signs of a compromised smartphone What should you do if you think your phone is hacked? Preventative Strategies: Staying Ahead of Hackers Proactive measures are your best defense against malware and hackers. Regular updates,…

  • Recovering a Hacked account

    Recovering a Hacked account

    A hacked account can lead to unforeseen consequences, including identity theft, financial loss, and damage to personal and professional relationships. Knowing how to react is crucial if you suspect your account has been hacked. In this tutorial, we’ll outline the steps to take if you’re unsure whether you can recover your hacked account. Step 1:…

  • An Underrated Cybersecurity Risk: The Insider Threat

    An Underrated Cybersecurity Risk: The Insider Threat

    Organizations often focus on well-known external threats such as hackers, ransomware, and malware in the ever-evolving cybersecurity landscape. However, there’s an underrated risk that many companies tend to overlook – the human element or the “insider threat.” This article will explore the complexities of the insider threat, why it’s a hidden danger, and the strategies…

  • Twitter Removed My Two-Factor Authentication Without Notice

    Twitter Removed My Two-Factor Authentication Without Notice

    This morning, I woke up to an email from verify@twitter.com that said: Twitter two-factor authentication is now off You’ve turned off two-factor authentication for @JonasBorch This means you’ll no longer have this added protection when you log in to Twitter. Your account will be more vulnerable to compromise. You can turn on two-factor authentication any…

  • How to avoid being misused in Deepfake Porn

    How to avoid being misused in Deepfake Porn

    On January 30th, 2023, this year, the famous Twitch streamer Atrioc’s live stream showed other streamers being misused in deepfake porn. This spotlighted the new AI technology that allows the misuse of images and videos in creating fake porn videos without consent.   If you struggle with revenge porn, deep nudes, or other non-consensual explicit…

  • Preparing for the Future of Cybercrime

    Preparing for the Future of Cybercrime

    Tracking the future of cybercrime is difficult but important. If you use the internet daily, you must keep up with how cybercrime is evolving. However, trying to keep your finger on the pulse of cybercrime can be overwhelming. This article will teach you how to prepare for the future of cybercrime. Keeping up to date…

  • What to Do if You’re the Victim of a Data Breach

    What to Do if You’re the Victim of a Data Breach

    Data breaches are one of the biggest threats in the modern era. Each year hackers perform more than 1000 data breaches. Damage from these breaches averages around $3.86 million, making the total cost of breaches well over $1 billion globally each year. So how are you supposed to defend yourself against the threat of these…

  • How to Protect Yourself From Hackers When Traveling

    How to Protect Yourself From Hackers When Traveling

    Traveling to different countries and locations is essential for business travelers and those looking for a vacation. However, traveling makes keeping yourself and your data and devices safe from hackers is more challenging. Several easy-to-fall-into traps come from being away from home. This guide will teach you how to protect yourself from hackers when traveling.…

  • What To Do if Your Facebook Account Is Compromised

    What To Do if Your Facebook Account Is Compromised

    Keeping your Facebook account safe can be quite tricky. Unfortunately, Facebook provides one of the worst suites of recovery features we’ve ever seen. So what are you supposed to do if your Facebook account is compromised? This guide will teach you exactly what to do if someone compromises your Facebook account. What Does A Compromised…

  • Received Facebook Password Change?

    Received Facebook Password Change?

    Facebook will send you a message whenever you request a password change. However, what should you do if you receive one of these messages when you haven’t asked for a password change? This article will walk you through the correct response to the situation and the reasons why you may have received a Facebook password…

  • Someone May Have Accessed Your Account

    Someone May Have Accessed Your Account

    Facebook occasionally sends emails to users, warning them about unauthorized access to their accounts. If you’ve received one of these emails before, it can be confusing and scary to try and figure out what you should do. This guide will teach you what to do when Facebook tells you that someone may have accessed your…

  • Received Facebook Primary Email Changed?

    Received Facebook Primary Email Changed?

    Facebook informs you whenever you change important details on your account. So what should you do if you receive a Facebook primary email changed message when you didn’t change it yourself? This guide will teach you exactly what to do to keep your Facebook account as secure as possible. What is a Facebook Primary Email…