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June 14, 2019 - Twitter, like any social network, is faced with the challenge of addressing cyberbullying. And trolls have been abusing the platform’s Lists feature to home in on targets. But have no fear: There are ways to protect users from social attacks, and Twitter is moving to make itself a safer place.
December 19, 2018 - Twitter announced in a blog post Monday that they discovered and addressed a security flaw in one of their support forms. The discovery was made on November 15—more than a month ago—and promptly fixed the next day. So why are we only hearing about it now?
October 18, 2018 - New information released by Twitter sheds fresh light on the various professional troll campaigns deployed alongside the 2016 presidential elections.
September 19, 2018 - We've observed a low level spam campaign working its way through Twitter, with just under 2,000 posts visible on public search since September 1. What're they trying to sell this time? Some CBD oil!
May 4, 2018 - A recent error caused passwords to be exposed internally at Twitter. As a precaution, they're advising all users to change their passwords. Read on to find out what happened, and what you can do about it.
January 23, 2018 - Last week saw a Twitter spam app claiming to show who "viewed your profile" and spreading throughout the social media platform. See how it spread, and what you can do to avoid being caught by this common scam.
March 14, 2017 - What happens when a phisher decides to try and directly phish a security researcher on Twitter? This.
January 19, 2017 - Verified Twitter accounts tend to be a little more secure than those belonging to non-verified users due to the amount of extra hoop jumping required to get one of those ticks in the first place. A number of security requirements, including providing a phone number and setting up 2FA, are all things a would-be verified Twitter user needs to do. Unfortunately, things can still go wrong...