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Hackers Used Employee Credentials to Gain Access to Accounts, Twitter Says

Hackers Used Employee Credentials to Gain Access to Accounts, Twitter Says

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – The recent attack on accounts of prominent figures was carried out by hackers who infiltrated the company's internal systems using several employees' credentials, Twitter said on Saturday. - World news - "The attackers successfully manipulated a small number of employees and used their credentials to access Twitter’s internal systems, including getting through our...

Nearly 130 High-Profile Accounts Affected by Massive Twitter Hack

Nearly 130 High-Profile Accounts Affected by Massive Twitter Hack

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Around 130 accounts on Twitter site were targeted in a large hack this week which saw the profiles of high-profile figures including former US president Obama compromised. - World news - Details are still emerging of how hackers managed to access internal Twitter tools, and gain control of a number of official accounts for prominent personalities and...