Security online is a major priority. No-one enjoys it when their account gets compromised and your friends and family start receiving those spam emails. It can be frustrating and rather embarrasing...but there is something you can do about it! Over the years we've resorted to using the aid of anti-virus software and complex passwords. But now you can go the extra mile to make sure your account doesnt get compromised, or if it does stop those hackers being able to spam your contacts.
Find out below how to enable those features for Gmail or Windows Mail (such as hotmail, outlook.com or windows live accounts).
Google has a user friendly wizard that can take you through the process of enabling 2-step verification for your account.
Once enabled, you'll need to create App-Specific Password for each mail application you use (e.g for your laptop, phone, tablet).
For further instruction have a look Google's tutorial below or view their help guide
Windows Mail (including Hotmail, Windows Live, Outlook.com and Office365 Mail) allows you to enable 2-step verification for your account.
For further instruction have a look at Windows' tutorial below or view their help guide
Be IT Safe can enable additional security features and set them up remotely across all your devices for you so can protect your account from being left vulnerable.
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