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The S.A.F.E Method to Hack-Proof Your Social Media Accounts

by Yoav Vilner |

Back in 2013 a group of hackers changed Burger King’s Twitter account name to “McDonalds” and it’s background image to “Fish McBites”. In the time it took for the officials to do damage control, the hackers were able to send a series of questionable and offensive tweets to thousands of their followers. Ironically this particular attack landed their Twitter account 5,000 new followers in the first 30 minutes since the take over. However, typically, attacks like these can…

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Yoav Vilner

Yoav Vilner is the CEO at Ranky, a startup-mentor at Microsoft, and a contributor at Forbes, Entrepreneur, Social Media Examiner, TheNextWeb, VentureBeat and Inc.