Social media giants. Twitter confirms that scammers hijacked some high-profile accounts on Wednesday to dupe people out of money and it is currently working to fix the “security incident”.
Twitter said in a tweet;
“We are aware of a security incident impacting accounts on Twitter,”
“We are investigating and taking steps to fix it. We will update everyone shortly.”
Joe Biden, Barack Obama, Uber, Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates, bitcoin speciality firms and many others account were hacked.
The official Twitter accounts of Apple, Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos which was also affected posted messages attempting to convince people into sending cryptocurrency bitcoin.