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Instagram Adds 3 New Security Tools to Make its Platform More Secure

Instagram Adds 3 New Security Tools to Make its Platform More Secure

August 28, 2018Swati Khandelwal
Instagram is growing quickly—and with the second most popular social media network in the world (behind just Facebook), the photo-sharing...
Widespread Instagram Hack Locking Users Out of Their Accounts

Widespread Instagram Hack Locking Users Out of Their Accounts

August 15, 2018Mohit Kumar
Instagram has been hit by a widespread hacking campaign that appears to stem from Russia and have affected hundreds of users over the past...
Instagram Hacker Puts 6 Million Celebrities Personal Data Up For Sale On DoxaGram

Instagram Hacker Puts 6 Million Celebrities Personal Data Up For Sale On DoxaGram

September 01, 2017Mohit Kumar
It's now official, Instagram has suffered a massive data breach , and reportedly an unknown hacker has stolen personal details of mor...
Instagram Suffers Data Breach! Hacker Stole Contact Info of High-Profile Users

Instagram Suffers Data Breach! Hacker Stole Contact Info of High-Profile Users

August 30, 2017Swati Khandelwal
Instagram has recently suffered a possibly serious data breach with hackers gaining access to the phone numbers and email addresses for many...
Bug Hunter Found Ways to Hack Any Instagram Accounts

Bug Hunter Found Ways to Hack Any Instagram Accounts

May 21, 2016Swati Khandelwal
How to hack an Instagram account? The answer to this question is difficult to find, but a bug bounty hunter just did it without too man...
Who Viewed Your Profile on Instagram? Obviously, Hackers!

Who Viewed Your Profile on Instagram? Obviously, Hackers!

March 21, 2016Swati Khandelwal
Are you curious about who viewed your profile on Instagram? This is probably the most frequently asked question nowadays, and there ...
Instagram Adds Two-Step Verification to Prevent Account from being Hacked

Instagram Adds Two-Step Verification to Prevent Account from being Hacked

February 17, 2016Rakesh Krishnan
Hijacking an online account is not a complicated procedure, not at least in 2016. Today, Instagram confirmed that the company is in ...
Shocking! Instagram HACKED! Researcher hacked into Instagram Server and Admin Panel

Shocking! Instagram HACKED! Researcher hacked into Instagram Server and Admin Panel

December 18, 2015Swati Khandelwal
Ever wonder how to hack Instagram or how to hack a facebook account? Well, someone just did it! But, remember, even responsibly report...
Taylor Swift's Twitter and Instagram Accounts Hacked

Taylor Swift's Twitter and Instagram Accounts Hacked

January 27, 2015Mohit Kumar
The very popular Pop star Taylor Swift became the latest celebrity to have their social media accounts hacked on Tuesday. The 25-year-old ...
Instagram Patches flaw that Makes Private Photos Visible

Instagram Patches flaw that Makes Private Photos Visible

January 14, 2015Mohit Kumar
Your Instagram is not as Private as You Think. Millions of private Instagram photos may have been exposed publicly on the web until the...
Instasheep — Instagram Account Hacking Tool Released

Instasheep — Instagram Account Hacking Tool Released

July 30, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Two days ago, we reported at The Hacker News about a critical issue in the most popular image and video sharing service, Instagram app ...
Instagram Mobile App Issue Leads to Account Hijacking Vulnerability

Instagram Mobile App Issue Leads to Account Hijacking Vulnerability

July 27, 2014Swati Khandelwal
In the era of Government surveillance, ensuring the security and safety of our private communications regardless of platform – email, VO...
Don't Fall for Fake Instagram Desktop Applications Offering 'Image Viewer'

Don't Fall for Fake Instagram Desktop Applications Offering 'Image Viewer'

May 08, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Today, the estimated number of known computer threats like viruses, worms, backdoors, exploits, Trojans, spyware, password stealers, an...
Hacking Instagram Accounts using OAuth vulnerability

Hacking Instagram Accounts using OAuth vulnerability

May 02, 2013Mohit Kumar
' Nir Goldshlager ' known as Facebook hacker and founder of Break Security  , who reported many critical bugs in Facebook OAuth ...
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