The official Instagram account of former Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan was hacked.
Hackers shared a fake post with 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 Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan was hacked on Monday. The hacking is believed to have been carried out by a hacker as a fake post was shared on Imran Khan’s account in the name of Tesla CEO Elon Musk and also contained a link to information related to the crypto giveaway. there. The account was recovered after some time and Elon Musk’s post was also deleted.
But the thing to keep in mind is that this can happen to anyone. So, in such a situation, users should always keep their account safe. Yes, Instagram provides many security features for users, so you can keep your account safe.
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To keep the account secure, we are talking about two-step verification here. Two-Step Verification is a security feature that helps protect your Instagram account and password.
If you set up 2-Step Verification, you’ll be notified or 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 in the app IN do,
1- To go to your profile, tap on Profile or on your profile picture at the bottom right.
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2- Tap More options at the top right and then tap Settings.
3-Tap on Security. Then tap Two-Step Verification.
4-Tap Start at the bottom.
5-Select the security method you want to add and follow the instructions on the screen.
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). Please note that two-step verification can be enabled through the Verification app using the Instagram app for Android and iPhone.
Otherwise- Text message code (SMS) from your mobile phone.
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PUBLISHED FOR THE FIRST TIME : August 02, 2022, 09:17 IST