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Russian Hackers Are Taking Over Instagram Accounts

Russian Hackers Are Taking Over Instagram Accounts

by Cody Andrew

2 years ago


A number of Instagram users are reporting the same experience, where a hack is logging them out. The hack has been reported by hundreds of users since the start of August, which not only gains access to their profile and logs them off, but also changes profile avatars to a Disney character and deletes their bio.

People who fell under the hack did not have two-factor authentication, but there are reports that a few did in fact use the security measure and were still hacked.

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