Kuwait's state news agency says hackers breached its Twitter
The message appeared during a particularly fraught geopolitical moment in the Persian Gulf.
Pro-Soleimani messaging immediately floods Twitter following general's death in drone strike
One Twitter hashtag was mentioned 95,000 times in three days, after receiving zero attention in the prior month.
Twitter removes nearly 6,000 accounts spreading Saudi-backed propaganda
Many of the tweets spouting anti-Qatar and anti-Iranian messaging, often in Arabic.
Seizure-triggering attack is stark example of how social media can be weaponized
An attack focused on people following the Epilepsy Foundation's Twitter account shows that even normal use of a social media platform can be used for harm.
Federal cyber chief: Supply chain security against foreign influence needs work
But there aren't a lot of answers on how to do that, Grant Schneider says.
European police remove 26,000 pieces of Islamic State content from social media
Accused terrorists long have exploited algorithms to capitalize on users’ attention.