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Twitter revealed, hackers took advantage by implicating some employees in social engineering scheme

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attackers targeted certain Twitter employees through a social engineering scheme, Twitter on Bitcoin scam

new Delhi. The micro-blogging site Twitter on Saturday revealed a big bit on the bitcoin scam that hacked the accounts of leading US celebrities. Twitter has said that it has come to know that hackers targeted some Twitter employees through their social engineering scheme. They trap these employees in their web and use their credentials to access the internal systems of Twitter. He broke Twitter's two-factor protection with its help.

Notably, the deadliest cyber attack on Twitter took place on Thursday. By the time the Twitter team took some steps to stop this cryptocurrency scam, 367 users had lost more than $ 9 million in the form of Bitcoin. According to the cyber security company Kaspersky, this deadly scam made us aware of the fact that we are living in that era, no matter how much someone with computer skills or the most secure account can be hacked. Can.

Twitter at the time admitted that it was coordinated engineering done by hackers, which successfully targeted some of our employees with access to internal systems and tools. Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey also apologized for the incident.

The accounts of companies such as Donald Trump, Joe Biden, Barack Obama, Elon Musk, Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos, Apple, and Uber were hacked together by hackers to spread the cryptocurrency scam worldwide.

This post was published on July 18, 2020 10:52 am

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