Increased in alarming response Hacks within the account Instagram this year, meta Launched a website designed to simplify the process of recovering compromised accounts. The tool offers a number of options to deal with situations ranging from forgetting your password to creating a new account with stolen personal information.
To access this tool, go to: https://www.instagram.com/hacked/. Once there, select the option “My account has been hacked” Next, provide your username, phone number or associated email.
Then, check your inbox and look for the email: [email protected], which will notify you of any changes to your account. Next, ask for a login link or security code.
Then, go to the login screen and select “Get help signing in” or “Forgot your password?” Select the option Enter your username and the email or phone number linked to your account and click “Next”. Select your email or phone number and click “Next” again.
Finally, click on the login link email o small message that you received and follow the on-screen instructions to restore your account Instagram. This tool provides a valuable resource for those who have experienced the unfortunate situation of an account hack, facilitating the process of restoring normalcy to the platform.
Editor’s note: Whenever I have to write a note like this I give them the same advice, use an app like LastPass to manage your passwords and use Authy for two-step authentication. These two tools saved me from many situations that I never had to deal with again.