Online Hacking is increasing every day, Hackers use these details to their advantage, Know how to be safe
Ever since the Corona period has started, all those works are being done online from home, for which earlier one had to go out. Be it online office or shopping. Our online shopping habits have increased a lot. But just like every good thing has some disadvantages, it also has it.
According to the Haveibeenpwned.com website, about 4 lakh 41 thousand accounts were reportedly hacked in 2021. These websites collect information about hacked accounts. Now you must be thinking that how does all this happen? When you click on a link to buy something, then it gets saved on that app or website as well as Google. Keep in mind that in addition to your name and address, the important things that you save, debit card details, passwords are also saved.
How can you avoid hacking online?
Hackers use these saved details to their advantage. Now you must be thinking that this is the problem. What is its solution? So let us tell you how you can avoid online hacking.
By going to Haveibeenpwned.com in your browser, check that none of your accounts is above any kind of danger mark. That is if any of your information is not coming within the scope of being hacked. If this website states that your email ID was used by Redline, then you should change your password immediately. You will have to change this password for your e-mail as well as the VPN.
The Redline virus was discovered in March 2020 and is known to steal account details, passwords of viral people from a variety of websites.
One way you can also try this is that when a website asks you to remember a password (to save the password in the browser), you have to click on NO without delay.
Apart from this, you can also do shopping or internet use by turning on incognito mode. By doing this, you will not even know what you are doing on the Internet, once you close the browser.