Security Articles

  • New LinkedIn Security Site: Helping Members and Businesses Better Understand our Security Practices

    April 3, 2015

    LinkedIn is the professional network that our members and enterprise customers use to become more productive and successful. We recognize and appreciate the trust they place in us, and work hard to make sure we continue to earn it. Today we’ve launched a new security site to help our members and the businesses that use LinkedIn better understand our security...

  • How LinkedIn Protects Your Account

    September 12, 2014

    Given the recent news around high-profile account takeover attempts on other services, we thought it’d be useful to share the ways we work behind the scenes to keep your account secure and some of the quick steps you can take to improve the security of your LinkedIn account. Security starts at login, so our systems proactively evaluate member login attempts for...

  • Giving Our Members More Control

    September 3, 2014

    At LinkedIn, our members always come first. We know you take your safety and privacy very seriously. We are starting to roll out three new tools to give you as much choice and control as possible over your account and data. Not sure if you remembered to log-out of your LinkedIn account on your friend’s computer? We have you covered. We’ve added a single place to...

  • Today is Safer Internet Day: One Good Thing You Can Do on...

    February 11, 2014

    At LinkedIn, we’re committed to helping all of our members fulfill their career aspirations in a smart, safe, and successful way. This...

  • Data Privacy Day: 5 Ways to Protect Your LinkedIn Account

    January 28, 2014

    " At LinkedIn, our members always come first. We take your safety and privacy very seriously. All LinkedIn accounts are already...

  • Protecting your LinkedIn Account with Two-Step Verification

    May 31, 2013

    " At LinkedIn, we are constantly looking for ways to improve the security of our members' accounts. All LinkedIn accounts are already...