Tuesday, 10 April 2018

IT Security 101: Don’t Give Away Historic Details About Yourself!

Social media sites (expecially Facebook!) are littered with seemingly innocuous little quizzes, games and surveys urging people to reminisce about specific topics, such as “What was your first job,” or “What was your first car?” 

The problem with participating in these informal surveys is that in doing so you may be inadvertently giving away the answers to “secret questions” that can be used to unlock access to a host of your online identities and accounts.

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