- Web developer credited for detecting Instagram virus
- Facebook has given a prize of Rs 22 lakh
- In April, a developer named Mayur Fartade discovered the bug
There have been complaints that anyone can view posts and pictures without following Instagram accounts, which could lead to misuse of personal information. It was in this situation that a bug was found that allowed anyone to view posts without following various Instagram pages.
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The challenge is that cyber attackers can easily hack accounts and misuse posts. Private posts and archived posts can be hacked in this way. Like, comment and save count. The URL image and everything can be misused in this way. Private Instagram posts can be captured using the media ID of the targeted posters.