LinkedIn has added three new tools to yield more control and choice over your account and data. Similar to Gmail, LinkedIn now lets you view all the devices you logged into and gives complete control over those sessions, you can end any session by clicking on Sign out link on the new page they’re offering now.
This sessions page in Setting (or click on ‘See where you are logged in’ in Settings) on LinkedIn lists all the places you’ve signed into and shows the ‘details about each session, sign out of individual sessions, or sign out of everywhere at once’.
Download LinkedIn Data
Like in Twitter, Facebook and Google related sites, you can now export all your data on LinkedIn with a single click. To request your archive data, visit data export page and click on ‘Request Archive’, it takes three days for LinkedIn to compile it for you, when it is ready, you’ll will be emailed with a download link to that.
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"Your data archive will include all the information LinkedIn has stored about you that you can’t access in other ways, including all your activity and account history, from who invited you to join, to the time of your latest login".
New information in emails you receive related to security changes to your account
"Your password is how you safeguard your LinkedIn account, so monitoring it for any changes is critical. We’ve added a new set of information to the emails we send when there are security related changes to your account, such as a password change, so you can rest assured your account is secure." Madhu Gupta, Head of Security, Privacy and Customer Service Products at LinkedIn said in a blog post.
"The added information gives your more insight into when and where the account change took place, including the date and time and details on the device the device the changes were made on such as the browser it was running, the Operating System (OS), IP address, and approximate physical location." she added.
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