MANILA, Philippines — The Instagram account of the Presidential Communications Operations Workplace (PCOO) was hacked on Wednesday, however was restored the identical day.
The verified @pcoogov Instagram account, which has 18,900 followers, briefly confirmed two posts that featured movies of camels, together with an indication for the King Abdulaziz Camel Competition.
A textual content written in Arabic together with a camel emoji additionally appeared on its biography web page.
JV Arcena, the PCOO assistant secretary for international media and public affairs decried the “malicious act by unknown individuals,” and stated that Fb, which owns Instagram, had locked the account when the hacking was found.
—Leila B. Salaverria
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