What is hacking?
It is a term refers to an array of activities which are done
to intrude some one else’s personal information space so as to
use it for malicious, unwanted purposes.
Types of hacking
White –hat hacking , penetration testing
With permission and authorized
Doing by white-hat hacker that employed by accompany or
Defensive and protective purposes
Black –hat hacking , criminal hacking
Without permission and unauthorized
Doing by black-hat hacker for stealing personal and important
Malicious and destructive purposes
History of hacking
The first hackers appeared in the 1960’s at the Massachusetts Institute of
Technology (MIT), and their first victims were electric trains.
During the 1970’s, appears phone hackers a different kind of hacker to hack
the telephonic system and make phone calls for free, like John Draper.
By the 1980’s, The BBS used by hackers specialized in tips on how to break
into computers, how to use stolen credit card numbers and share stolen
1986 that the US government realized the danger that hackers represented to
the national security, making computer breaking a crime across the nation.
During the 1990’s, internet hackers appears.
Today, we are accustomed to hackers, crackers, viruses, Trojans, worms and
all of the techniques we need to follow to combat them.
Methods of facebook hacking
Reset the password
By knowing the email’s victim, and without
knowing the password, all you have to do is choose
three friends to send a code to.
Use a keylogger software
By installing this software in the victim’s node for
recording all key strokes and send detailed report
By creating a fake login page, and It need:
create a web hosting account and a fake login page.
Have complete information about how to clone a website to make an
exact copy of the Facebook login page.
• By using Firesheep which is a Firefox add-on that sniffs web traffic on an
open Wi-Fi connection. It collects the cookies and stores them in a tab on
the side of the browser.
• From there, the hacker can click on the saved cookies and access the
victim’s account, as long as the victim is still logged in. Once the
Recover hacked facebook account
Forget password or password changed
It is where the password has been changed but your
Facebook account still have your associated email address
or mobile number.
- Forgot Password?
- Enter your (email or mobile number or username or name) in the textbox see your profile with recovery email address and mobile number select one of them , then click ok
- Enter the recovery code to continue.
- Set your new password and get back to your Facebook account
Password changed & no access to associated Email
In this case hacker changed your Facebook password and
you lost or forgot password of your email resulting you
have no access to Facebook associated email.
In this way, we use hacking method (reset a password) to
recovering our Facebook account
Password &Associated Email address changed
Here the hacker changed your password as well as
your associated email address. This case is
somewhat hard to recover since the hacker blocked
a way to recover. We have two options in this case.
You should either have access to mobile number or
old email address.
Recover using Mobile Number.
Recover using email changed notifications
This method can be applied only if
you try in few days after your
account was hacked.