The social media accounts for Instagram, Facebook and Twitter were reportedly hacked yesterday as tweets and post started floating over the platforms that said “Even Facebook are is hackable but their security is better than that of Twitter”. The tweet and posts were apparently posted by the hacking group OurMine. The hacking group was also responsible for NFL’s twitter account that happened last month. Platforms observed posting about the hack which were constantly deleted by the team.
The spokesperson for the platform confirmed the hack which appeared for good 30 minutes. It was quoted that the hacked accounts were immediately locked and the team is now closely working to restore everything that got compromised.
Although Facebook official Account was not hacked. The two hacked account, @Facebook and @Messenger were through a third party platform. The Hijacking Group also posted a picture on social media’s giant account on Instagram that described “Hi, we are OurMine”.
Who are OurMine?
OurMine distinguishes themselves as a “security group.” It is a sort of programmer bunch that uses the records of prominent superstars and influencers to publicize their image name and administrations. Their site at present seems, by all accounts, to be under development, yet at a certain point, 2016 it had portrayals of its contributions. They are known to charge $1,000 Paypal price tag for a website scan, and $5,000 for a full company audit. You can also read more about them. Their history, mission and who they hacked so far?