On June 6 2016, Mark Zuckerberg lost both his twitter and Pinterest account. The hacker team, OurMine claims that they have compromised the passwords from the LinkedIn password dump in 2012. The hackers also said they have access to Mark Zuckerberg’s Google+ and Instagram accounts.
As we all know Mark Zuckerberg from the list of the youngest and richest Entrepreneurs the world has ever seen and who is also the founder of world’s biggest social networking site Facebook has recently became a scapegoat of cyber attack. Also, this is not the first time when his accounts have been hacked. Apart from Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg’s accounts have been hacked on almost every social network he has been signing up for.
Recently, the hacker team hacked Mark’s Twitter and Pinterest accounts and they seem to be openly posting messages in forms of tweets celebrating their victory. Mark Zuckerberg normally don’t tweet much, but an unexpected increase of tweets made people suspicious about unauthorized access to Mark’s account.
The team that is responsible for this hack is named “OurMine” who claims to regain password of Mark Zuckerberg from the database of about 117 million passwords hacked from another social media network LinkedIn in the year 2012 and this enormous database were made public last week through which OurMine team got access to the database logins and used the similar password to get access to the twitter account. As the OurMine team had hold the Linkedin Datadump which contained millions of passwords including Mark Zuckerberg’s, they were able to gain access and control his Twitter account where they tweeted “you were in Linkedin Database with the password “dadada” ! DM for proof..”.