Instagram Epidemic!


Mylie mason, Reporter

Within the last few days many unsuspecting students have either had their Instagram account stolen/hacked or it had been attempted on them. Messages from what seems to be a friend or family member is actually a scammer who is trying to steal your info and Instagram account. It all starts when said friend or family members account is stolen the scammer will then message you from their account asking for “help” or a “favor” and preceded to send you a link that will then once opened steal your account. So, this is a warning to anyone reading this article DO NOT PRESS THE LINK! BLOCK THE ACCOUNT AND SPREAD AWARNESS. I hope this little PSA helps and hope it saved you from getting hacked.