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FBI issues warning about social media sharing in quarantine

Posted at 10:41 AM, Apr 26, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-26 13:41:24-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — The Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) has issued a warning about sharing too much information on social media while being at home.

The FBI specifically is warning about trends such as posting your senior picture and graduation year.Officials also say beware of social media games that require you to tag a parent or post a picture of your first car.

They say these are often the answers to security questions and hackers can use the information to reset your passwords and get into your accounts.

The FBI says to pay attention to security settings and always use the two factor authentication option when it's available.