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Is it still possible to Hack an Instagram account?

Instagram is one of the largest social media platform from the company named Meta. Meta is the the founders of Facebook. In fact nowadays Instagram achived more acceptance than Facebook beacuse of its unique photo & video sharing methods. As a product from one of the worlds largest technology company, Instagram is higly secured. It is not vulnerable to any kind of hacking attacks. As a platform which is dealing with personal content of its users, Instagram has taken most advanced security measures to prevent hacking attempts on its accounts.

But the latest news coming out of silicon valley reports that a large number of Instagram accounts being hacked. The personal data related to the the accounts are compromised.

how the hackers made their way to hack instagram accounts?

In this article We are exposing the methods and tools used by the hackers to steal Instagram username and password. The information sharing in this article is strictly for learning purposes.

The hackers made use of a remotly deployable spyware to hack majority of these instagram accounts. A spyware is a software used to steal information from a specific device. The hackers integrated the spyware with a text or image file to create a reomte deployment. A remote deployment is something which can be installed on a device without manual intervention. The Text file or the image file which contains the spyware is then being send to the target victims mobile device as a text message or in an email.

eGspy : The most popular Spyware

eGspy is the most popular spyware tool which is being used to hack instagram accounts. It is a highly rated spyware on the popular review website Trustpiolt. eGspy has received a lot of positive user reviews on Trustpilot. Trustpiolt does not accept fake reviews and has a top qulaity system for review verification.

eGspy provide a trailing option before buying their entire product.Which mean the user have an option to trail the servies of eGspy. This will build trust on users on the ability of the tool to actually hack instagram accounts.

What will happen if a user open the file containing the spyware?

Once the user click on the text or image file received on their device, the spyware will get automatically installed on the device. The spyware will be in a hidden state and its self isolation ability makes it undetactable for major antivirus softwares and other firewalls. Once activated it will start copying login details and other related data from the log files of the accounts which was previously installed on the device. The collected data will have multiple HTS log file. These hts log files is where the username and password to access various accounts will get stored.

The encrypted data copied by the spyware is then being transmitted back to the hacker through email. The hacker can then easily decrypt the data and then start using the decrypted data to hack instagram accounts.

Why the hackers are invisible and not tracable:

The spyware eGspy is being operated from a cloud storage. Whcih means you dont have to download the software on your system. Also the cloud storage is well protected by VPN architecture to hide the IP addresses. Each time when eGspy is deployed a new IP address is being used. The hackers also use VPN services to send spyware to target devices. Which makes it impossible to trace the origin of attack.

Instagram is now making major changes to its security measures in order to prevent spywares from potential leaking its HTS log files. Each time when a resolution is made, the hackers will find a new way around to compromise the security features. Which means that continues monitoring and strong security measures needs to be ensured in order to protect Instagram accounts from being hacked.