The Twitter account of The CEO of Twitter recently got hacked!!
OurMine Group Claimed responsibility of the hack.
The team also tweeted at 2:50 AM ET today saying “Hey, its OurMine,we are testing your security,” with a link to their website that promotes and sells its own “services” for which it has already made $16,500.
Although the tweets posted by the group did not contain any harmful content, both the tweet and linked to a short Vine video clip have immediately been removed.
Ourmine is the same group of hackers from Saudi Arabia that previously compromised some social media accounts of other CEOs including:
- Pokemon GO Servers
- Google’s CEO Sundar Pichai
- Facebook’s CEO Mark Zuckerberg
- Twitter’s ex-CEO Dick Costolo
- Facebook-owned virtual reality company Oculus CEO Brendan Iribe
[source cover image/content: theverge]