Even companies like McAfee can get their LinkedIn pages hijacked. 

I guess it goes to show that social media accounts continue to rise as popular targets, particularly for those looking to make a statement or gain notoriety. 

It also serves as a reminder that no matter how big, small, or influential an account it, it can be a target - and the same set of precautions can and should be taken to avoid compromise. 

  • It's worthwhile checking haveibeenpwned.com to see if your credentials have been leaked.
  • Don't reuse passwords
  • Enable two factor or two step verification where available
  • Monitor account access and follow up on any anomalies.