Note: If a Hacker wants to hack you Email or system, he will hack it. The only thing you can do is, just make it harder for him to do the same.
|Protect Email account from getting hacked|
- Emails asking for account verification: These emails ask for you email account username or passwords to verify your details.
- Emails showing Prize Money or lotteries: Nowadays, we all receive a lot of email messages like “You have Won Prize Money or Lottery of so and so amount. These emails usually ask your name, age occupation, mobile number, sometimes credit card details. And when you provide all these information they ask you to verify your Mobile number. They usually say you will receive one unique verification code on your mobile and ask you to enter that verification code in some unknown website. Note: This is mobile phone verification loophole of all Email services. They all sent verification in below format: ” Your Google Verification Code is 123456 or Your Yahoo verification code is 123456 or Your Hotmail verification code is 123456″. Means these services doesn’t mention that “your Gmail or Yahoo or Hotmail password reset code is 123456” so user is easily get fooled by such offers and become the prey to hackers.
- Emails from unsolicited or unknown sources: Never open the emails which comes from unknown sources.
- Never access any social networking website link from your email as it can be a Phish Page link.