Facebook ‘Trusted Friends‘ and ‘App Passwords‘ Features revealed -Facebook is a place where billions of people hangout and if you are a more private person then you would definately have concerns about securing your Facebook Account. Recently Faceboook developers reported that there has been a compromise of about 600,000 acount logins per day. In keeping the privacy concerns and security issues in mind Facebook is now introducing features like ‘Trusted Friends‘ and ‘App Passwords‘.
Trusted Friends Feature Of Facebook – What Is It and How it Works?
Sometimes it might be possible that your Facebook login password is forgotten by you and your Facebook Account gets literally locked up .So “Trusted Friends” is an idea which lets you to regain or recover your Facebook Account with the help 3 to 5 designated “Trusted Friends“. The process is simple, that a code series will be sent to your most trust worthy friends and then they will help you to confirm your identity and recover the Account.Inorder to understand this better let me give an example, suppose you are going out for a vacation and you are bothered about losing your keys , then you will be giving a spare key to your friend who can help you out if the original key is lost by you.
App Passwords Feature Of Facebook – How It Works?
Till now you must have logged into your Facebook Apps of unknown developer’s blindly, which inturn increase the chances of your Facebook Account getting hacked. So inorder to solve this issue,Facebook will let you to assort an unique password for your Apps such that there will be no chances of your account getting hacked and this is really a great move taken by the Facebook as I always wanted this kind of privacy when I test new Apps on Facebook.Inorder to setup an Apps Password just follow the below steps -
How To Setup App Passwords In Facebook ?
First Go to Facebook Account Settings >>> Then click on the Security tab >>>Finally there will be an Apps Password section in which you must type in your desired App login passwords and then click on Generate Password.