Saturday, August 8, 2020

Twitter Hack Blast Updates: Accounts of Barack Obama, Bill Gates and others hacked

Twitter got hacked on Wednesday, where accounts of the world’s top leaders, celebrities, famous business people, and companies were compromised. Using these Twitter accounts, the hackers kept demand for Bitcoins forward.

On Wednesday, The Twitter accounts of many high-profile personalities got hacked. Include Barack Obama, Jeff Bezos, Joe Biden, Kim Kardashian, Mike Bloomberg, Bill Gates, Elon Musk, Kanye West, Apple, and more.

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These accounts not only have millions of followers, but a lot of people trust them and would hand over the asked in a minute. Also, the hackers asked for Bitcoins to ensure there is no trace left behind when users are sending money. And of course, the hackers are not planning to send the double amount back.

This incidence highlighted when fake tweets proposing to send $2,000 for every $1,000 sent to a bitcoin address were made through those accounts. Not only this, but the scam seemed to have happened in two cycles after the similar Bitcoin-scamming tweets were made for one more time from the Bill Gates & Elon Musk’s official accounts after their first tweets have removed.

Twitter Support team has announced on Wednesday evening that their team is investigating and writes, “We are aware of a security disturbance impacting Twitter accounts. We are examining and taking steps to fix it. We will update everyone soon.”

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Twitter biggest hack updates:

Justin Sun, CEO of BitTorrent and Tron founder, has announced a sum of $1 million. BitTorrent’s official Twitter account tweeted.

Jack Dorsey, Twitter CEO, commenting on this attack.

Twitter support team tweeted.

Twitter has currently blocked all verified accounts

A spokesperson for the billionaire Bill Gates tweeted

Also, find the below screenshots of Verified high profile Twitter accounts of famous figures got hacked and asked for bitcoins, which they claimed to return after doubling. Many people were trapped and lost their bitcoins.

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