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Twitter Still Fighting Abusive Bots

On the run-up to the 2016 Presidential election, Twitter was full of disinformation campaigns ran by bots or fake accounts. Twitter was disproportionately hit compared to other social media platforms, but why? Twitter is the most open social media platform which makes it an attractive platform for anyone who wants to share a message and have a…
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Twitter Suspects a State Sponsored Attack

Popular social media giant Twitter published a blog on Monday 17 December detailing how they have been hit with a minor data breach that they believe is linked to a state-sponsored attack. Twitter had become aware of a vulnerability that affected one of their support forms. The bug, which was discovered in mid-November, has been exploited by…
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