Liputan6.com, Jakarta – Accidentally, Instagram cracked its users' passwords.
According to reports Digital Trends that is Tekno Liputan6.com Quoted on Sunday (11/18/2018), this problem started tool which allows users to download copies of their data, namely Download Your Data.
Well, tool It turns out that it has a security hole that accidentally dropped passwords in plain text (not code).
Last April, Facebook's social network really was released Download Your Data, a tool who can send file Includes images, comments, and other information that has been shared by users to Instagram.
This feature was released as an attempt to comply with European regulations regarding data privacy. In addition, the feature is also to ensure users' rights regarding the privacy of their data while playing Instagram, so that the Cambridge Analyst scandal does not repeat itself.
Unfortunately, tool Download Your Data also includes security issues, where tool this is sending it password Instagram users. Not only that, for a number of reasons, password it will also be saved server Facebook and has now erased.
I The Information, said Instagram spokesman, "Safety issues on tool Download Your Data has to Appoint. This problem only affects some users. "