How is Snapchat got hacked, what was leaked, how to download my deleted pictures?
More than four millions of users suffered from getting their personal details exposed when the famous mobile app Snapchat got hacked in the last month. It has provoked anger in the users because their username and phone numbers fell into the hands of the hackers. This has created some negative reviews against the makers of this app regarding the security breach which they are running.
[contentblock id=1 img=adsense.png] However, it is not the first time that, a mobile application has become the prey in the hands of the hackers. Many times earlier also some sites and applications have suffered this fate. However, in the current mobile app world, Snapchat is one of the most popular apps in the whole world. More and more people are connecting to it to enjoy the fun of connecting with their near and dear ones by sharing the pictures and videos of their every moment of life. This is a really unique way to attach to your family members and friends from all across the globe.
The way to adjust new settings for securing your account on Snapchat
After the whole hacking drama which happened with the makers of the Snapchat, the owners of this app have taken some important steps to preserve the identity of its users. Now they have given a new option to their android and iOS mobile phone users. They have created a new update for this purpose. For opting-out to delink your phone number with your username, you just need to install this new update. After this, go to your account and then go to the setting option and go for the option of Mobile# from there. Here, the app would require you to verify your phone number before you could opt for the option of finding friends. In this way, your friends could easily trust that it is actually you who is trying to connect with them. You could also download this whole update from the app store of Apple or Google Play ASAP. This new update feature has enabled the users to understand the importance of putting security to their accounts. Even it is now possible to secure the data which you are sharing on this app, like your photos and videos.
The way to download the deleted photos on the app Snapchat[contentblock id=1 img=adsense.png] The best feature of the app Snapchat is that it keeps the pictures you have deleted in the hidden folder. If you feel like downloading them again, you would just need to go to this hidden option. From there you can retrieve all the photos. After you have retrieved them, you could then download them. It is a simple feature and step for serving this purpose.
However, the makers of this app are now taking every step to secure and guide their users to safe-guard their accounts on this app. It has become ever more important for both the users and the makers to add the features of safety to Snapchat app. So, now if you feel like making an account, change username or delete or upload your pictures on this app, you have to keep yourself updated about the latest news and updates from makers of this app.
How is Snapchat got hacked, what was leaked, how to download my deleted pictures