How to: Change your LinkedIn password [Dummy’s Guide]

Recently 6.5 million LinkedIn accounts were hacked by Russian Hacker . File containing 6.5 million unique hashed passwords appeared in an online forum . In order to prevent further attacks , LinkedIn security professionals are advising people to change their password . So , In this tutorial , will show you how to change your LinkedIn password .

Level: Beginner

Step 1: Login into LinkedIn using your credentials & Go to settings which is at right top corner .

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Step 2 : Go to Account –> Change Password & Give your old password and new password .

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Step 3 : That’s it done !!

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3 Responses to “How to: Change your LinkedIn password [Dummy’s Guide]”
  1. Anitha selvam

    I have changed my password…But kindly let me know whether there is any assurance that they can’t hack the new password again.

  2. Neli S Gautham Raj

    Hi Anitha ,

    Even LinkedIn can’t give assurance …But they have suggested some tips regarding quality password in their blog ..Please go through it http://blog.linkedin.com/2012/06/06/updating-your-password-on-linkedin-and-other-account-security-best-practices/

    Thanks,
    Gautham

    • Anitha Selvam

      Hi,
      Ok…Thanks for this information gautham…

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