Hack Alert! Major US Twitter accounts 🇺🇸 hacked in BTC scam!

Hack Alert! Major US Twitter accounts 🇺🇸 hacked in BTC scam!

By PVMihalache | Mind Puzzle | 16 Jul 2020


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Elon Musk appeared to offer to double any Bitcoin payment sent to the address of his digital wallet, same as Apple, while Bill Gates was giving back $2000 for any  $1000 sent.9d5417a6b638248c85f9cc3020482a41ecf43883f0b347869ae56008944db1d2.jpeg

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Twitter said it was a "co-ordinated" attack targeting its employees "with access to internal systems and tools"

Tough day for us at Twitter. We all feel terrible this happened. - Jack Dorsey, Twitter CEO

The hackers also managed to take charge of Kanye West, Kim Kardashian, Barack Obama, Joe Biden and Mike Bloomberg accounts.

The BBC can report from a security source that a web address - cryptoforhealth.com - to which some hacked tweets directed users was registered with the email address mkeyworth5@gmail.com. Anthony Elias was the name used to register the website. Cryptoforhealth is also a registered user name on Instagram, apparently set up during the hack. The Instagram profile also posted a message that said: "It was a charity attack. Your money will find its way to the right place."

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Stay alert and never believe such things, no one will ever give thousands of dollars for free, specially asking for money or Bitcoin before. Be smart and don't get scammed!

 

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