Hackers have Twitter accounts Tesla boss Elon Musk, Microsoft founder Bill Gates and companies like Apple hacked and Uber. How? led to the internal system access via an employee of Twitter. A Dutch hacker hitchhiked, and could come as Geert Wilders account. “For fun,” he told RTL Nieuws.
Last night and tonight was the hit on Twitter and many important verified Twitter accounts put a special message. That report was promised an investment of $ 1000 to double if it was transferred to a bitcoinrekening.
The hackers have earned more than a ton by the hacked Twitter accounts to post the message, according to an analysis of the Bitcoin address. Research by Twitter that their employees have played a role in the hacking of accounts.
The hackers have gained access through a Twitter employee access to the internal system of the social network. That would be done by the employee downloaded malware, says one of the hackers on Yahoo! News. Through which malware could have captured the credentials of the employee. Another source claims that would have bribed the employee.
In the internal system, the hackers were able to change the email addresses of key Twitter accounts to their own addresses. Then they were able to reset the password. The additional security method two-step verification could also be disabled via the internal system.
The original idea was to incorporate popular Twitter users took over as @ 6. These accounts are often sold for much money. Another method to take this popular usernames on is sim-swapping, in which a hacker takes over your 06 number.
Got out of hand
“This is totally out of control,” says @baas hacker who knows this world well. “The intention was first to OG’s [term for popular usernames, ed.] To steal, as @demon and @kill, but when they came to Bitcoin scam.”
Twitter responded by temporarily freezing all verified Twitter accounts. “We have taken significant steps to access our internal systems to limit.” The investigation is continuing.
The Twitter account of Geert Wilders was hacked last night. There’s a Dutch hacker behind, which the profile pictures of Wilders adapted into a caricature of a black man and the main photo changed the flag of Morocco. Also tweeted the hacker: “Porn is used as a weapon of the elite, we are engaged in a depopulation agenda wake Netherlands…”
The hacker is telling RTL News that Wilders ‘for fun’ was hacked after enough money was earned with the Bitoin-oplichtingstweets. He would be assisted by foreign hackers to take Wilders account about.
The hacker was ‘balls’ on his account because Wilders ‘controversial statements’ does. The hacks are carried out by a group of international hackers and captured bitcoins are divided among themselves, he says.
Wilders ‘very annoying’
Geert Wilders says he will hack ‘very annoying’ ‘I hope that Twitter rapidly dissolves I can not be in my own account and independently of all currently nonsense posts a different profile photo and the Moroccan flag and banner.. much crazier should not be it. Hopefully it delivers many new followers on under my Moroccan friends. “