Phishing Attacks Use Social Media Notifications to Steal Credentials

Phishing Attacks Use Social Media Notifications to Steal Credentials

Attackers are looking to steal the credentials of Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter users with elaborate phishing campaigns. The target of these campaign employees of major enterprise organizations. It might seem odd that ...
Twitter Warns Paying Customers of Potential Data Leak

Twitter Warns Paying Customers of Potential Data Leak

Twitter is warning paying customers of its advertising and analytics platforms in an email that it is “possible” others could have accessed their personal and financial information as a result of a ...
Twitter China

Twitter Nukes 32,000 More State Trolls, Mostly From China

Chinese government trolls have been feeding racial unrest and lying about Hong Kong, according to Twitter ...
Security Boulevard

First Amendment Rights and Twitter, Encryption Backdoors

In episode 123 for June 1st 2020: The controversy continues over fact checking and First Amendment rights on Twitter, and why government mandated encryption backdoors are bad for everyone’s security. ** Show ...

Attach Your R Code To Charts You Tweet For Reproducible R Tweets!

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I caught this tweet by Terence Eden about using Twitter image alt-text to “PGP sign” tweet and my mind immediately went to “how can I abuse this for covert communications, malicious command-and-control, ...
Twitter Users, Say Goodbye to Old-Fashioned SMS Tweets

Twitter Users, Say Goodbye to Old-Fashioned SMS Tweets

In a bid to keep user accounts safe, Twitter has decommissioned SMS-based tweeting in most countries around the globe. The social media platform did not specify which countries are excluded from the ...
Twitter privacy

Twitter: Your Privacy Is For Sale (You Can’t Opt Out)

Twitter has nuked a key privacy setting. You used to be able to opt out of sharing your private information with advertisers—but not any more ...
Security Boulevard
Twitter reveals Mozilla Firefox bug that stores your direct messages for up to 7 days

Twitter reveals Mozilla Firefox bug that stores your direct messages for up to 7 days

Twitter recently warned users of a Mozilla Firefox bug that grants access to accounts’ non-public information to anyone using the device. “We recently learned that the way Mozilla Firefox stores cached data ...
FC Barcelona Twitter Account Hacked, Again, By the Same Group

FC Barcelona Twitter Account Hacked, Again, By the Same Group

The Twitter account of FC Barcelona has been hacked by the OurMine group, who had time enough to post sensitive information, seemingly taken from private messages. After OurMine took control of the ...
Twitter accounts of The Olympics and FC Barcelona hijacked by OurMine hacking group

Twitter accounts of The Olympics and FC Barcelona hijacked by OurMine hacking group

The International Olympic Committee and FC Barcelona are the latest victims of a spree of Twitter account hijacks orchestrated by the notorious OurMine gang. But rather than abuse their access to the ...