How to secure your instagram account

Every instagram user has to make this action, to be safe while using his/her account.

In this article for instagram, we will show you how to protect your account from a person or thing that might hack your account and steal your informations.

Hackers might steal your personal data as photo and messages, and this days these things are happening very often.

To gain more security you have always to update the instagram application, because instagram make some updates that fix the bugs. To make an update is very easy and free from payments charges, because instagram is free to download and you can do it in ‘play store’ in android or in ‘apple store’ for iOS users.

Lets see what is going to help you when you update instagram on your devices that repairs the bugs, do to that we will show what is the meaning of bug.

What is a bug?

A software bug is an error, flaw, failure or fault in a computer program or system that causes it to produce an incorrect or unexpected result, or to behave in unintended ways.
So before doing the step we are suggesting you to be protected from harrasment and hacking, update your application. By doing that you are decreasing the changes to be hacked by an error of the application.
But you have to know who is the key for being safe while using your accounts. The answer for that is that you are the key that secure you while browsing or using internet.

To be protected you have to use Two-Factor Authentication, this one of steps to be safe, and the other is to create a strong password that includes symbols, letters, numbers. For example: loNdon$!19 (but do not use it), it is just an example for you. Never use the common password as:

  • 123456.
  • 123456789.
  • qwerty.
  • 12345678.
  • 111111.
  • 1234567890.
  • 1234567.
  • password.

We are going to show you how to make Two-Factor Authentication. Open the instagram and then go to the profile page of you, after that click to the ‘three points’ that you can see right up on application.

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This will direct you to options, scroll down and you will find the Two-Factor Authentication as in photo.

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Enable require security code and then enter your number with the country prefix, wait for the SMS and confirm it. Stay safe with us.

 

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