Your email account is directly related to your X account. You should use a secure and private email address to associate with your X account. If you forget your X password, instructions for resetting it can be emailed to your email address upon request.
If you do not have a secure email account, you do not have a secure X account.
For more information, you can visit the following links:
My account has been compromised
If you suspect your account has been compromised, you can find out what to do on our compromised accounts help page.