Through a bug in the websites “view as” feature, Facebook recently exposed the personal information of nearly 50 million users, potentially exposing customers to identify theft and social media scams.
In the wake of this news, we’d like to share the following steps on what you can do to safeguard your Facebook and other social media accounts:
There are also many ways you can enjoy a safer cyber life through social media and protect all of your accounts before a breach happens. Here are some great general social media security tips to put into daily practice:
VyStar Credit Union members have access to CyberScout, the premier provider of identity management services. If you have questions or suspect you are a victim of identity theft, contact us at (904) 777-6000 or 1 (800) 445-6289, or visit our online Protection Center for more information on how we can help protect your personal information.
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