Twitter shut off the tweet after massive hack

Twitter shut off the ability for many people to tweet after massive hack

Twitter shut off the power for several accounts to send new tweets following a huge hack the social media website on Wednesday afternoon, which has seen numerous popular accounts — including Barack Obama, Gates , Elon Musk, Joe Biden, et al. — tweet out a bitcoin scam. As of 8:32PM ET, the ban seemed to …

Barack Obama, Joe Biden, Elon Musk, Apple, and others hacked in unprecedented Twitter attack

Barack Obama, Joe Biden, Elon Musk, Apple, and others hacked in unprecedented Twitter attack

Barack Obama, Joe Biden, Elon Musk, Apple, and others hacked in unprecedented Twitter attack The Twitter accounts of major companies and individuals are compromised in one among the foremost widespread and confounding attach the platform has ever seen, beat service of promoting a bitcoin scam that appears to be earning its creators quite little bit …

Twitter attack – reveals that its own employee tools contributed to unprecedented attack

Barack Obama, Joe Biden, Elon Musk, Apple, and others hacked in unprecedented Twitter attack

Twitter attack has shed some light on the unprecedented attack on Wednesday that resulted in numerous takeovers of high-profile accounts including those of President Barack Obama, Democratic candidate Joe Biden, and Tesla CEO Elon Musk. during a series of tweets posted tonight under its support channel, Twitter said that its internal systems were compromised by …

Twitter says it exposed nearly 700,000 people to Russian propaganda during US election

Twitter this evening released a new set of statistics related to its investigation on Russia propaganda efforts to influence the 2016 US presidential election, including that 677,775 people were exposed to social media posts from more than 50,000 automated accounts with links to the Russian government. Many of the new accounts uncovered have been traced …

Twitter knows Waluigi is abusive but probably won’t ban him

We all know Twitter is a platform filled with abuse, harassment, and other modern nightmares, but it seems the people at the top are finally listening to our desperate pleas for change. Behold, Twitter posted actual evidence of its commitment to change today as part of a safety rollout: known Mario antagonizer Waluigi has been …

Twitter asserts that it won’t ban Trump because he’s a world leader

Just days after President Trump’s tweets antagonized a foreign adversary over who would be first to start nuclear war, Twitter has addressed calls for the company to ban the chatty, often bellicose U.S. president. In a vague post called “World Leaders on Twitter,” Twitter awkwardly sidestepped the controversy over whether Trump’s Twitter account violates its terms …

Why Twitter won’t remove Trump’s nuclear tweet

Trump’s tweet raising the prospect of nuclear war with North Korea isn’t in violation of Twitter’s guidelines, the company says, and will remain online. In the tweet, Trump boasted that his “Nuclear Button” is “much bigger” and “more powerful” than the one belonging to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un – a combative and childish …