How to Protect Your Telegram Account with McAfee Antivirus Support?
Telegram Accounts have also been estimated to be in the list of the social media accounts that are in the cross hairs of a current wave of online attacks. Alike other such accounts, the Telegram accounts especially when they are connected to the channels having a large number of subscribers, are the main hijacking targets of the intruders.
This article by highly-qualified executives of McAfee Support team explains how this actually happens & how can you remain safe against it. The information and tips provided below are really effective in avoiding such hijacking situations & thus using the social media accounts safely. So, let’s start the journey with McAfee Technical Support Phone Number – 1800 83 24 24 professionals.
How the Telegram Accounts are Theft or Hacked?
The brief answer to this question is Phishing.
Procedure: A message from a Telegram Account with a nickname (eg. Telegram Admin) sounding official is received by you. The message points that some doubtful activities have been spotted on your account and therefore you have to provide the account confirmation otherwise your account will get blocked. Now, for confirmation, you have to open the ‘confirm the account’ link provided there.
Obviously, the link is indicating to a phishing website with a trustworthy-appearing address. For instance, it can be telegram-verification.site or telegram-antispam.org or any other similar-looking one.
Now, you have reached to a site that looks just similar to a carbon copy of the genuine Telegram Account Login webpage at www. Telegram.org. There, you will be urged to provide your phone number, confirmation code, and password (if the two-factor validation is enabled). If you pretend to forget your password, then the intruders will tell you to follow the normal ‘password recovery’ procedure, where you have to click on a link -> Receive the recovery code from genuine Telegram -> deliver that particular code to the fake Telegram.
McAfee Antivirus Technical Support specialists make you aware of the reality – providing the above-stated info will turn you into a victim because all the necessary credentials required to access your account are now available with the scammers. The intruders can use these details even to connect your account to another phone number. Moreover, they have gained control on not only the account but also its channels. More info about Account, its credentials, and even scammers is available with highly-skilled McAfee Support representatives.
How to safeguard your Telegram Account?
Most of the info about the procedure followed by scammers to access your Telegram account has been provided. Now let’s go through the McAfee Technical Support Number experts’ guidance on ‘how to keep the Telegram Account safe?’
- Keep ‘Two-Factor Account Authentication’ Enabled: It doesn’t work as a bulletproof cover, but surely make stealing your account a harder task for intruders.
- Beware of the messages from those accounts that are not added to your address book and evade clicking suspicious links.
- In case you receive a message claiming to be from genuine Telegram, but showing no brooch then avoid it like a scam. As the Telegram Administrator Accounts holds confirmation brooches in their account info.
- If the Telegram itself prompts you to mark the message as spam, then it is also a sign. As no service can spot a message as spam from itself.
- Prior to providing the personal details, make sure that the connection is secure. You should also carefully go through the webpage’s domain name located in the address bar. The domain name must be telegram.org, not any other like antispam-verification.com, or telegram-antispam.org or else.
- Install and use a security program like McAfee Antivirus that support anti-phishing capability.
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