Instagram Reacted to the Hack That Locked Users Out of Their Accounts

The photo- and video-sharing network also provided safety tips

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Amid widespread reports of a hack locking Instagram users out of their accounts, the Facebook-owned photo- and video-sharing network shared steps victims should take to restore their accounts, as well as safety precautions for all of its users in order to avoid similar fates. David Cohen is editor of Adweek's Social Pro Daily.