Growing potential threats have propelled the developers to come up with effective Facebook support feature, and the latter has integrated state-of-the-art security technologies and settings.
Facebook.com, the site visited by approximately 900 million across all age-groups has emerged as the second most targeted search query after Google, as claimed by Alexa ranking. The report says that the average time spent by an account user is roughly 24 minutes, with 56 seconds spent on each page view. The saga brings responsibility to users as well as the developers and technical support providers.
Users need to be very careful regarding the online identity and the shared stuffs both information and photos due to the emergence of new threat variants and Internet attacking modules. There should be certain limitation to which the information should be shared. Con Internet users can take unnecessary advantage of this information. Sometimes, predators may form relationships online and then convince unsuspecting individuals to meet them in person thereby crafting dangerous situation. The personal information can also be used to conduct a social engineering attack. Information about your location, hobbies, interests, and friends, can work as a source for a malicious person to impersonate himself/herself as a trusted friend to convince others to have access to other’s personal or financial data. Growing potential threats have propelled the developers to come up with effective Facebook support feature, and the latter has integrated state-of-the-art security technologies and settings. Facebook Privacy Settings allows you to configure your account through various settings. One can amend settings as how to connect with people, edit Timeline and Tagging, settings with respect to ads, apps, games and websites, and limit the audience for past posts and manage past post visibility. Unfriending and Blocking features are also available with the account. If someone is feeling exploited with some content then he/she has the option to report that particular content as abusive or offensive. Facebook keeps reporters’ identity protected, and after the submission investigates the issue and determine whether or not the content should be removed based on the Facebook Terms.
Parents can also use the Facebook Help features to protect their kids from cyber bullying. They can watch their chat, personal messages and know what kind of photos, videos, links and other kinds of information that they shared. They can also customize their account display, and can restrict attackers from getting access to their posts. However, parents should go extra mile and teach their kids as what type of information to share and what to avoid. They should practice healthy conversations about Facebook safety and technology early and often.
Apart from safety, users can encounter other problems while creating new Facebook account or trying to get logged in. Broken link issues can happen with the Facebook features or stuffs including photos, videos, chat, messages, video calling, games and apps, payments, search, notifications, events, profile/wall, news feed, and more. Sometimes, users get errors and sometimes the features won’t work. Businesses can get into trouble with their Facebook Page and Ad Campaign. Being a web-based program, functioning of Facebook is also dependent upon the Internet, browser, firewall and viruses and spyware. Whatever the issue is Facebook email or phone support is available on-demand. Experts can take the remote access of your system, diagnose system resources, identify problem and can resolve it instantly.