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Breaking: High profile Twitter accounts hacked.

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2020-07-15 23:41:35

Social media platform Twitter is now the recent victim of hackers , According to Aljazeera news, On Wednesday, some high profile account on the social media was attacked simultaneously.

Some of the account hacked were that of Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, Barack Obama, Joe Biden, Mike Bloomberg and tech billionaires , Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates , Tesla CEO Elon Musk, even Apple and Uber was not left out.

The hacker hijacked the account and posted a fake tweets offering to send $2,000 for every $1,000 sent to a certain bitcoin address in a clear text.

At the present of written this news,the reason and motive for this attack is still not clear. At the moment twitter has slowly taken down the fake twit from the affected account.

Twitter reacted via an email that it was looking into the matter and would issue a statement shortly.

Stay safe and secured always

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