Hacking is the most uttering and listening word whatever the social media platform we are using either personally or professionally. We all know that YouTube is the video treasure of social media. Now each is focusing more on YouTube than any other. Moreover, it has become the leading source to earn money by entertaining the YouTube audience. Ways to Protect Your YouTube Channel can be found here.
How hacking and YouTube is interconnected?
The more popular you are on YouTube, the more prone to hack your YouTube account. The hackers are the shadows that always projects to hide you through hacking. The precise thing that we have to discuss here is that Google supported YouTube is the most secure platform. Google always take measures to block the unusual activity of sign in by the bugs which mean hackers.
How can the hackers hack your account?
E-mail address and Mobile number are the primary weapons for hackers to attack your YouTube account anonymously.
Here are the steps to protect your YouTube Channel from Hacking using Cyber Security.
Go to www.google.com/settings/security
Here you can secure the account by bringing any changes.
Click on sign in appears top right corner.
Using Gmail account details sign in to your Google account.
It will be directed to the ‘Security’ page where you find “continue securing your account.”
When you click on it leads to finding the steps like
Important security settings-
Here we can find any changes in our setting if any.
Secure your other accounts-
When you use Google password for other sites, you can change.
If there is unusual activity, you can request The Google Ads teams to check.
You can secure your Google-linked YouTube account by changing the password or using 2-step verification method. You can use your phone to sign in to the Google account.
When get started your 2-step verification then each they ask for the password to enter from which device you log in.
Enter your mobile number by choosing the country. Click on send code. Then the six-digit OTP code will be sent to the mobile.
Verify your phone number by entering the OTP code. Each time you log in to your Google account from any device will send the verification code to your phone.
Now click on next by confirming your computer is the trusted one to log in if you lost your phone.
All the steps mentioned above will help you to protect your YouTube account in all possible ways that hacker tries. Google is always stepping ahead of providing full packed security to Google users.