A group of hackers called Ourmine managed to hack into Facebook official twitter and Instagram account. This was done through a third party social media management service.
The hackers however, used the hacked Facebook account to promote their strong security service. They offered to help individuals and companies protect their online accounts especially their Emails and social media account.
The message which was posted by the hackers was removed after some few minutes.
“Some of our corporate social accounts were briefly hacked but we have secured and restored access,” Facebook wrote on Twitter.
OurMine managed to hack the social media accounts of many high-profile individuals and organizations in the past years, including Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, Google CEO Sundar Pichai, and PlayStation. One of their most recent operations targeted the Twitter, Facebook and Instagram accounts of over a dozen NFL teams.
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