Feb 8, 2020

Facebook's Twitter and Instagram accounts hacked

The hacking group OurMine posted on the Twitter and Instagram accounts for Facebook and Messenger, writing "Even Facebook is hackable". The group posted a statement on Facebook's Twitter account. It also hijacked the Facebook and Massager accounts on Instagram to post a photo of OurMine's logo. "As soon as we were made aware of the issue, we locked the compromised accounts and are working closely with our partners at Facebook to restore them," Twitter said in a statement. In the past, it has temporality infiltrated the social media account of Twitter's founder Jack Dorsey, Google's chief executive Sundar Pichai, and the corporate accounts of Netflix and ESPN. The group claims its attacks are designed to show a lack of security.

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