Results for "Twitter"
October 1, 2020 - Today, we're talking about the Twitter hack, in which 130 high-profile accounts, like those belonging to Barack Obama and Elon Musk, were accessed.
July 16, 2020 - In a social engineering attack on Twitter, threat actors managed to scam $100,000 dollars in Bitcoin by taking over high-profile accounts.
February 19, 2020 - Rudy Giuliani's Twitter account contains many typos that lead to the wrong website—and scammers and typosquatters are taking advantage.
July 26, 2019 - We take a look at how a shoeshine scam nearly took place in real life—until people online trying to help in one way, ended up assisting in quite another.
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.