The official Instagram account of former Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan was hacked.
Hackers shared a fake post by the name of Tesla CEO Elon Musk.
Users can keep their Instagram account secure with Two Factor Authentication.
Instagram: The official Instagram account of former Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan was hacked on Monday. The hacking is believed to have been carried out by a crypto hacker, as a fake post was shared on Imran Khan’s account in the name of Tesla CEO Elon Musk, and it also contained a link with information related to the crypto giveaway. The stock was there. The account was recovered after a while, and Elon Musk’s post has also been deleted.
But the thing to note is that this can happen to anyone. So in such a situation, users should always keep their account secure. Yes, Instagram provides many security features for users, so that you can keep your account safe.
To keep the account secure, here we are talking about two-step verification. Two step verification is a security feature that helps protect your Instagram account and your password.
If you set up two-step verification, you’ll get a notification or you’ll be asked to enter a special login code when someone logs into your account from a device we don’t recognize.
Instagram How to do two-step verification on the app ON do,
1- To go to your profile, tap on Profile or on your profile photo at the bottom right.
2- Tap on More Options at the top right and then tap on Settings.
3-Tap on Security. Next, tap on Two-Step Verification.
4-Tap on Get Started at the bottom.
5-Select the security method you want to add and follow the on-screen instructions.
6-When you set up two-step verification on Instagram, you will be asked to choose one of two security methods:-
first way- Login code from a third party authentication app (such as Duo Mobile or Google Authenticator). Keep in mind that two-step verification can be enabled through the Verification app using the Instagram app for Android and iPhone.
Another way- Text message (SMS) code from your mobile phone.