posted tages with "Accounts"

Fake Black Pro-Trump Accounts Suspended by Twitter

Fake Black Pro-Trump Accounts Suspended by Twitter

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Twitter had suspended several fake accounts purporting to be African Americans who support US President Donald Trump. - World news - "Our teams are working diligently to investigate this activity and will take action in line with the Twitter rules if Tweets are found to be in violation," said a spokesman for the San Francisco-based company, AFP reported.Darren...

AIPAC Frets over US Elections After Twitter Bans 130 Alleged ‘Iranian Accounts’

AIPAC Frets over US Elections After Twitter Bans 130 Alleged ‘Iranian Accounts’

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – AIPAC, the powerful pro-Israel lobbying group in Washington, is raising concerns that “Iranian accounts” are trying to influence US elections after Twitter banned about 130 accounts that allegedly originated in Iran. - World news - Twitter said that based on intel provided by the FBI, it removed accounts that “appeared to originate in Iran.”The accounts...

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...