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Twitter, Olympics, IOC accounts, hacked

Twitter says Olympics, IOC accounts hacked

02 February, 2020 11:15 am 11:15 am

CALIFORNIA (Reuters) – Twitter (TWTR.N) said on Saturday that an official Twitter account of the Olympics and the International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) media Twitter account had been hacked and temporarily locked. The accounts were hacked through a third-party platform, a spokesperson for the social media platform said in an emailed statement, without giving further details. … Read More


Capital One says information of over 100 million individuals in US, Canada ...

07 July, 2019 7:06 pm 7:06 pm

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Capital One Financial Corp (COF.N) said that personal information including names and addresses of about 100 million individuals in the United States and 6 million people in Canada were obtained by a hacker who has been arrested. The suspect, a 33-year-old former Seattle technology company software engineer identified as Paige Thompson, made … Read More