Florida teenager, 17, is charged over massive Twitter hack

Graham Ivan Clark, 17, was arrested on Friday morning in Tampa Three people have been arrested and charged in a massive Twitter breach earlier this month that affected dozens of high-profile users. Graham Ivan Clark, 17, was arrested on Friday morning in Tampa, Florida after a federal investigation zeroed in on him. He faces 30 … Read more Florida teenager, 17, is charged over massive Twitter hack

Pictured: British teenager wanted over £76,000 Twitter hack

Pictured: British teenager wanted over £76,000 Twitter hack that targeted Jeff Bezos, Barack Obama and Kim Kardashian Mason Sheppard, 19, from Bognor Regis, has been charged with hacking Twitter He is one of three teenagers accused by the US Department of Justice on Friday  Sheppard’s friends said yesterday he had been left troubled after his … Read more Pictured: British teenager wanted over £76,000 Twitter hack

Family tragedy of the Bognor Regis teenager charged over Twitter hack

The British teenager charged with hacking Twitter and stealing thousands of dollars worth of Bitcoin was today described as ‘a nice lad’ whose father passed away around five years ago.  The US Department of Justice charged Mason Sheppard, 19, with conspiracy to commit wire fraud, conspiracy to commit money laundering, and the intentional access of a protected … Read more Family tragedy of the Bognor Regis teenager charged over Twitter hack

Lady Louise Windsor, 16, joins her father Prince Edward on a horse riding hack in sunny Windsor

Lady Louise Windsor and Prince Edward made the most of the sunshine this morning with a horse riding hack around the stunning Windsor estate. The 16-year-old royal showed off her impressive equestrian skills as she trotted behind her father, 56, atop an impressive brown steed. The pair looked to be enjoying the fine weather as … Read more Lady Louise Windsor, 16, joins her father Prince Edward on a horse riding hack in sunny Windsor

UK teenager, 19, from Bognor Regis charged over Twitter hack

British teenager, 19, from Bognor Regis charged over Twitter hack that hit Bill Gates, Elon Musk and Barack Obama and stole thousands of pounds of Bitcoin Mason Sheppard, 18, of Bognor Regis, is charged with a series of cyber crimes  He was one of three people charged with hacking into Twitter earlier this month  The … Read more UK teenager, 19, from Bognor Regis charged over Twitter hack

Twitter reveals its high-profile bitcoin hack was due to a spear phishing attack

Twitter claims a phishing attack on a small number of its employees was what enabled bitcoin scammers to hack the accounts of Kim Kardashian, Elon Musk and other high-profile users Hackers used spear phishing attack to steal personal information of Twitter staff  This gave access to the internal account management tools of high-profile users  Attackers targeted 130 … Read more Twitter reveals its high-profile bitcoin hack was due to a spear phishing attack

Coinbase paused more than $280,000 in Bitcoin transactions after Twitter hack on public figures

Coinbase paused more than $280,000 in Bitcoin transactions from 1,100 users after Twitter hack on public figures like Elon Musk and Joe Biden Coinbase stopped $280,000 in bitcoin payments after a high-profile hack The payments came from  1,100 individuals who were fooled by the scam A high-profile hack affected 130 accounts last week and has cast … Read more Coinbase paused more than $280,000 in Bitcoin transactions after Twitter hack on public figures

Twitter hack was orchestrated by group of young pals

Hackers involved in the high-profile hijacking of Twitter accounts earlier this week were a group of young pals with no links to state or organized crime, according to a new report. The attack, which Twitter and the FBI are investigating, started with a playful message between hackers on the platform Discord, a chat service popular … Read more Twitter hack was orchestrated by group of young pals

Twitter confirms hack targeted 130 accounts as FBI investigates

Twitter has confirmed that some 130 accounts were hacked during Wednesday night’s attack – the most serious breach of its security in history. Joe Biden, Bill Gates, Barack Obama and Elon Musk were among those targeted, with the hackers posting messages on their accounts suggesting followers make ‘donations’ via Bitcoin.   Millions of followers were told … Read more Twitter confirms hack targeted 130 accounts as FBI investigates