It seems that a bug in the Instagram API made it possible for someone to obtain a set of code, which potentially contained the email addresses and phone numbers for Instagram accounts. At this point we believe this effort was targeted at high-profile users so, out of an abundance of caution, we are notifying our verifiedaccount holders of this issue. Fortunately, the hackers did not access any accountpasswords.
This week, the internet saw Instagram announce that it had been the target of a massive hack, caused by a bug that was in an Instagram API that exposed some user's contact details.
Hackers provided a sample of the data to The Daily Beast, who confirmed that it appeared to include private information from high-profile Instagramaccounts as well as ordinary users. But before they could release the update, hackers have attacked on millions of accounts including the high profile celebrities.
This person sent CNN Tech a list a list of 1,000 purported Instagramaccounts and associated data, and CNN Tech was able to confirm that some of the emails included were used by existing Instagramaccounts.
The only thing that Mike Krieger, Instagram's co-founder and Chief Technical Officer could say regarding this major security breach is that he is very sorry about what happened. She has Instagram's most-followed account. They have even stored all the data of those accounts and put them on sale. The team from Instagram also added that, no passwords were compromised and the company has already dealt with the situation swiftly and that they are already running a thorough investigation.
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Still, she said the US hoped both countries could now move toward "improved relations" and "increased cooperation". In addition to its consulate, the Russians by Saturday must close an official residence in San Francisco.
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Miley Cyrus made it clear that she's more than happy to be able to help out after Hurricane Harvey . "I don't know why". So, I can't really - I can't really talk about it", she said. "Thank you , don't make me cry", Miley responded.
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