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Posted: 2020-07-31 21:22:39

DOJ And Florida Officials Announce Arrests Relating To Twitter Hack

“ Over 1,000 employees had access to the control panel that would allow people to make the changes that enabled the hack”

From Mike Masnick at Techdirt.
Originally published 2020 07 31
Once again, it's looking like we got incredibly lucky -- that it was just some young hackers mostly messing around, rather than anyone with serious ill-intent and the ability to plan something bigger. It now appears that Twitter's internal security controls were kind of a mess.
Once again, it's looking like we got incredibly lucky -- that it was just some young hackers mostly messing around, rather than anyone with serious ill-intent and the ability to plan something bigger. It now appears that Twitter's internal security controls were kind of a mess.
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