Maine Mendoza gets hacked

The Instagram of Maine Mendoza get compromised, with all posts deleted.

Alden Richards AlDub Maine Mendoza Yaya Dub


The Instagram account of Maine Mendoza, known affectionately by her fans as “Yaya Dub,” was hacked last night. The actress is one half of the Twitter Power Couple, AlDub.

The hacked Instagram account of Maine Mendoza

The Instagram account of Maine Mendoza

Alden Richards, the other half the AlDub, tried to be the hero to help the damsel in distress, by first alerting twitter sphere about the hacking and subsequently attempting to identify the hacker. All of her posts on Instagram have been deleted. At the time in which this article was written, none of the lost images have been recovered.

Alden Richards tries to help Maine Mendoza

The actress is currently nominated in the 2016 Nickelodeon Kid’s Choice Awards under the Favourite Pinoy Personality of the Year category. Other nominees in the category include Enrique Gil, James Reid and Kathryn Bernardo.

Hackings and online scams have become commonplace in the internet space. In addition, the likelihood of a high profile celebrity / brand being hacked is so much higher. We sincerely hope that Maine is able to eventually recover her lost photos. Here’s wishing her the very best.