Without a doubt, Facebook is a monster when it comes to active audience, with more than 1.71 billion people logging onto The Social Network every month, making it easily the most widely used social networking site in the world. But along with that success and popularity comes the inevitable attention from hackers. Thousands of Facebook accounts get hacked every day, hacks that, in some cases, cause the user a whole range of problems given the amount of personal data that can be accessed and used against them.
The infographic below by the team at TopTenSelect illustrates the top 10 methods that hackers use to get into your Facebook accounts and cause absolute havoc. The graphic also outlines how you can protect yourself against such attacks by making your accounts extra secure.
You can find all this valuable information at the bottom of the graphic under the section ""Ways To Protect Your Facebook Account From Hackers". Simple tips such as not saving passwords to your browser and increasing the character count of your password can make a significant difference.
Don't become another victim to Facebook hacking. It's vital you take action now, because if you don't, you might well be next.
This post originally appeared on Irfan Ahmad's blog.