LinkedIn – security settings

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If you don’t have a strong password, it is easy for criminals to steal your data. For setting a unique and strong password go to

Settings & Privacy -> Account -> Login and security -> Change password.

You can gain even greater control by activating two-step verification. If LinkedIn detects a login on an unknown device, the user is prompted to enter an additional security code.

Settings & Privacy -> Account -> Login and security -> Two-step verification


LinkedIn lets you decide who can see your email address and connections, whether or not your profile may also be shown on other pages, and also who is able to find your profile. It is worth reviewing these settings!

Settings & Privacy -> Privacy


You can decide whether or not your profile information may be used adapt the advertising that is shown to you. Control for yourself how these ads are personalised.

Settings & Privacy -> Ads