Instagram vulnerability exposed user data

An Israeli hacker who goes by @ZHacker13 discovered a vulnerability in Instagram that allowed hackers to retrieve user details.

This particular flaw helped attackers access the details linked to Instagram accounts, such as the real names of users, account numbers and Instagram handles, and phone numbers. The Israeli hacker was successful in harvesting user data that was supposed to be secure, said the report

There is no information about the vulnerability being exploited in the wild. Although Facebook has confirmed that it has fixed the issue, there are no further details available about the fix.

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