Twitter Verified Accounts Hacked

Twitter Verified Accounts Hacked
Twitter Verified Accounts Hacked

Hackers hacked Twitter verified of Billionaires accounts.

The Hackers accessed Twitter’s internal system to hacked top accounts, including famous Leaders, Billionaire, and Celebrities.

“We’re looking into what other malicious activity they may have conducted or information they may have accessed and will share more here as we have it,” the company said.

After this happened, Twitter has stopped activity to publishing messages from compromised accounts.

Whose Twitter accounts were compromised

  • Joe Biden,
  • Jeff Bezos,
  • Bill Gates,
  • Elon Musk,
  • Uber, and
  • Apple

What is in the hacked tweet?

"Everyone is asking me to give back, and now is the time," a tweet from Mr Gates' account said. "You send $1,000, I send you back $2,000."
Twitter Accounts Compromised
Top Twitter Verified Accounts Compromised

Bitcoin scammers gets 12 BTC at the time of writing.

Twitter support said,

“We have locked accounts that were compromised and will restore access to the original account owner only when we are certain we can do so securely.”

“Most accounts should be able to Tweet again. As we continue working on a fix, this functionality may come and go. We’re working to get things back to normal as quickly as possible.”

“We have locked accounts that were compromised and will restore access to the original account owner only when we are certain we can do so securely.”

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey said, “Tough day for us.”

Twitter detects Malicious activity

“We detected what we believe to be a coordinated social engineering attack by people who successfully targeted some of our employees with access to internal systems and tools.”

“We know they used this access to take control of many highly-visible (including verified) accounts and Tweet on their behalf. We’re looking into what other malicious activity they may have conducted or information they may have accessed and will share more here as we have it.”

Hackers also hacked Cryptocurrency exchange companies accounts such as Binance and Coinbase.

“We have partnered with CryptoForHealth and are giving back 5000 BTC to the community,”

tweeted from cryptocurrency exchange companies accounts.

Twitter suggestion

“We’re continuing to limit the ability to Tweet, reset your password, and some other account functionalities while we look into this. Thanks for your patience.”

Twitter said in a tweet

 

Last year Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Account Was Hacked

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